At dusk, four friends in puffy jackets stand around their campsite's fire, surrounded by fir trees.

Our donor community

We are grateful to our growing community of donors—both individuals and businesses—who share and support collective joy and love of the outdoors. Gifts support our grantee partners to help them continue building an equitable, accessible and inclusive outdoor culture across the United States.

Individual donors

We’re proud to share that over 2.2 million donations from REI Co-op members, employees and friends have supported the REI Cooperative Action Fund since it launched in October 2021. Help us reach our goal of 3 million donations by joining our growing community of supporters who are sharing their collective love of the outdoors.


Four friends with day packs hike on a path through a vine-covered forest under an overcast sky.”

“I trust that the REI Cooperative Action Fund will deliver support to those who have been historically excluded from the outdoors to ensure that the places we love will be enjoyed by all for generations to come.”

Founding individual donor

Boston, MA

Corporate Partners

Thanks to the businesses that made generous gifts to the REI Cooperative Action Fund to support our grantee partners promoting justice, equity and belonging in the outdoors.

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REI Cooperative Action Fund, contact us.

Your donation is 100% impactful

Our founder, REI Co-op, believes that time outside is fundamental to a life well lived. Thanks to the generosity of REI Co-op, 100% of donations from the general public* are invested in organizations promoting justice, equity and belonging. REI's donations support general operations of the Fund, as well as grantmaking.

*minus credit card transaction fees