Corprate Bias Ratings
Shipt does not protect employees from viewpoint discrimination but has not terminated business relationships due to views or beliefs. Target, its parent company, has pledged to vet vendors for LGBTQ policies. Shipt has policies that discriminate against religious organizations. Shipt advocates for transgender participation in youth sports. Shipt has donated directly to Black Lives Matter and the Human Rights Campaign. Target, which handles all political contributions, has also donated to the Equality PAC. For these reasons, Shipt receives a High Risk rating.
Has denied service to customers, suppliers, or vendors due to their political views or religious beliefs OR corporately boycotts, divests, or sanctions regions, people groups, or industries.
Shipt has not publicly terminated business relationships due to religious or political beliefs. However, Target, the parent company of Shipt, received a score of 100 on the Corporate Equality Index from the HRC. Among other requirements, this means the company has pledged to vet vendors based on LGBTQ policies (1).
Charitable giving (including employee matching programs) policies or practices discriminate against charitable organizations based on views or religious beliefs.
Shipt does not donate to “houses of worship” or “organizations that discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, domestic partner, marital status, medical condition, sex, gender, gender expression & identity, sexual orientation, Civil Air Patrol status, height or weight, uniformed service member status, military or veteran status, AIDS/HIV status, and any other basis or characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law” (1).
Uses corporate reputation to support ideological causes and/or organizations hostile to freedom of expression.
Uses corporate funds to advance ideological causes, organizations, or policies hostile to freedom of expression.
Shipt donated $150,000 to the ACLU and matched employee donations of $50,000 to Black Lives Matter in light of “institutionalized racial injustice” (1). Shipt donated $10,000 to the Human Rights Campaign (2). Shipt announced a donation of $1 million over 5 years to The Birmingham Promise as part of its DE&I initiatives (3)(4).
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September 12, 2023
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