KEEN will provide loans to aspiring Entrepreneurs around the world in order to change lives and strengthen communities. When the loan is repaid, the money will be invested to continue the cycle.
Founded in 2003, KEEN was first recognized for its Newport sandal, which featured patented toe protection technology. Our company strives to demonstrate integrity and leadership, especially on social and environmental commitments, while promoting an inclusive outdoors community. Through its giving program Hybrid.Care, the company provides support to a variety of social and environmental organizations around the globe. Based in Portland, Oregon, our products are available in more than 5,000 retail locations in more than 50 countries.