our Partnerships & Collaborations

Partner About the Organization Page No.
ABREE—Brazilian Association for Recycling of Electronic Waste and Appliances ABREE acts at a national level to establish an effective reverse logistics operation for the home appliance industry in Brazil. Learn more Page 36
AWE—Alliance for
Water Efficiency
AWE is a stakeholder-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the efficient and sustainable use of water. Learn more Page 45
Department of Energy Better Plants Program The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Better Plants Program is working with leading manufacturers to boost their competitiveness through improvements in energy efficiency. Learn more Page 43
EPA Green Power
Partnership Program
The U.S Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Green Power Partnership is helping to build the American green power industry. Learn more Page 40
Purdue University Purdue University is a public institution in the U.S. that was founded in 1869. Purdue and Whirlpool have a history of collaboration, including the ReNEWW House project. Learn more Page 39
WBCSD—World Business Council for Sustainable Development WBCSD is a global, CEO-led organization of over 200 leading businesses working together to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world. Learn more Page 35
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Boys & Girls Clubs of America enables young people most in need to achieve great futures as productive, caring, responsible citizens. Learn more Page 72
Catalyst Catalyst is a global nonprofit working with some of the world’s most powerful CEOs and leading companies to build workplaces that work for women. Learn more Page 62
Diversity Best Practices Diversity Best Practices is the preeminent organization for organizational diversity thought leaders to share best practices and develop innovative solutions for culture change. Learn more Page 62
Franklin Covey Franklin Covey helps organizations achieve results that require lasting changes in human behavior by providing content, tools, methodology, training and thought leadership. Learn more Page 62
Gartner Gartner is a leading research and advisory company that provides business insights, advice and tools to help companies achieve their mission-critical priorities. Learn more Page 62
Glint Glint is a people success platform that helps organizations increase employee engagement, develop their people, and improve business results. Learn more Page 62
Habitat for Humanity Habitat for Humanity is a global nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states in the U.S. and in approximately 70 countries. Learn more Page 69
Instituto Consulado da Mulher Consulado da Mulher improves and empowers the lives of socially vulnerable women in Brazil. Learn more Page 71
Jennifer Brown Consulting Jennifer Brown Consulting partners with companies on change management efforts relating to human capital. Learn more Page 62
Korn Ferry Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm that works with clients to design optimal organization structures, roles, and responsibilities. Learn more Page 62
OneTen OneTen is a coalition of leading executives who are coming together to upskill, hire and advance one million Black Americans over the next 10 years into family-sustaining jobs with opportunities for advancement. Learn more Page 58
United Way United Way advances the common good by creating opportunities for all. Its focus is on education, income and health—the building blocks for a good quality of life and a strong community. Learn more Page 70
Working Mother Media Working Mother Media publishes Working Mother magazine and its companion website, which is the only national magazine in the U.S. for career-committed mothers. Learn more Page 62