Ben & Jerry’s is known for its vocal stance on social and political matters. Through its foundation, Ben & Jerry’s provides grants to grassroots organizations, both nationally and in its home state of Vermont. The foundation emphasizes support for initiatives led by Black communities and organizers.

Ben & Jerry’s does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual’s status in any group or class protected by applicable laws. Ben & Jerry’s encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans, and all other qualified applicants.