Patagonia outdoor clothing and gear for the New Haven market. Items range from layering systems to apparel for climbing, endurance and water sports, skiing, trail running, and hiking/trekking.
Since 1985, Patagonia has pledged 1% of sales to the preservation and restoration of the natural environment. They have awarded over $74 million in cash and in-kind donations to domestic and international grassroots environmental groups making a difference in their local communities.
All products reflect the company’s well-known commitment to environmental causes, including 100% organic cotton apparel grown with low-impact processes that avoid causing environmental damage (http://www.patagonia.com/sustainability.html).
About Patagonia: founded by Yvon Chouinard in 1973, Patagonia is based in Ventura, California. A certified B Corp, Patagonia’s mission is to build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm and use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis. The company is recognized internationally for its commitment to authentic product quality and environmental activism, contributing over $89 million in grants and in-kind donations to date.