Like the thread of microfiber that is woven together to create our powerful cloths, we connect Norwex employees and Consultants from all over the globe and empower them to make a positive impact right where they live. By coming together, we will create a brighter future for our communities, our environment and future generations through the efforts of the people and the organizations we support.
Grassroots Charitable Giving
Since the inception of our charitable giving program in 2013, the Norwex has donated more than $550,000 to Consultant-nominated charitable organizations across the globe.
Here are just a few of the local organizations awarded support recently based on the enthusiastic nominations of Consultants familiar with their work.
Thousands of lives were changed in an instant when wildfires swept towards Fort McMurray and surrounding communities in northern Alberta and residents were forced to flee their homes. The Red Cross provided emergency relief and continues to provide ongoing support and services after the 2016 Fort McMurray Fire. Nomination made in honour of Chelsey Rayner, Sales Consultant from Fort McMurray.
– Nominating Consultant Delores VandenBoogaard and Team
Drummond House provides temporary housing, parenting education and support, assistance and faith-based compassionate care for abused women and children in crisis. “I respect and appreciate the work they are doing in my local community to be a safe haven to women and families in crisis situations and to give them a place to heal, learn and prepare for their next stages in life.”
— Nominating Consultant Sarah Van Hartingsveldt and Team
Can Praxis offers an equine therapy program to help soldiers recover from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and the effects of war, and regain family relationships and interpersonal communication.
— Nominating Consultants Sharon Kuzyk and Shannon MacIver
Through partnerships with other charitable organization, the Norwex Foundation helps support programs that will create brighter futures for our communities, our environment and our future generations.
In partnership with Norwex, the Norwex Foundation for a Brighter Future will provide Disaster Kits of Norwex products to families and organizations that have experienced a disaster or trauma such as a flood, fire or tornado. It is our hope that these kits will aid in care and cleanup as homes and communities are rebuilt. Ask your Consultant for details on how to nominate a family or organization.
The Washed Ashore Project is a non-profit, community-based organisation with a mission of educating and creating awareness about marine debris and plastic pollution through art. Washed Ashore is a project of The Artula Institute for Arts & Environmental Education, whose mission is to provide opportunities to express and teach environmental issues through the arts.
Earn eco points to support our primary partner by participating atNorwexMovement.com
From January 1 to December 31, 2017, Norwex will donate at least $50,000 of the proceeds of the Kids EnviroCloth to the Norwex Foundation for a Brighter Future.
From August 1 to December 31, 2017, Norwex will donate a portion of the proceeds from each Wet Mop Pad made from 70% recycled materials to the Norwex Foundation for a Brighter Future in support of its nonprofit partner The Washed Ashore Project.