We're helping millions of people see better, to live better.

We're proud of the work we do, and how we do it. The 2021 Sustainability Report shares National Vision's progress across the environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues most important to our business and our stakeholders.

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Societal Impact

We help people see their best and live their best – no matter their budget.

Our business model means we are uniquely qualified to help address the global vision crisis. Sight impacts every component of our lives, and the eye care and eyewear that we bring to patients and customers has the potential to fundamentally change people’s lives for the better.

Over 8 million lives impacted through our business operations and philanthropic activities

More than 500,000 frames donated to partners around the world

Launched remote medicine initiative

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Our people are our greatest asset.

By caring for our associates and optometrists in the National Vision network, we make it easier for them to care for customers and patients. Interested in being part of work that helps millions of people see better, to live better? Learn about careers with National Vision.

More than $350,000 provided to employees through National Vision Crisis Relief Fund

Established our new values-based competency framework for our associates

Further integrated Diversity, Equity and Inclusion into our corporate governance

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We are committed to keeping the environmental impacts of our operations low.

Our commitment to operational efficiency includes being mindful of our environmental footprint. We are always looking for opportunities to keep our environmental impact low, including implementing technology that helps us avoid water usage and paper waste.

Completed second greenhouse gas emissions inventory

Enhanced energy efficiency in stores, distribution centers and labs

Reduced paper waste through electronic health records

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Integrity and transparency support our continued business success.

We continue to integrate our SEE+G framework throughout our corporate governance — factoring environmental and social considerations into our policies, procedures and wider ways of working, including with our suppliers.

Visit the pages below to learn more about each of our SEE+G pillars.

Societal Impact

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    Doing good is inherent in our business model.

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    Working to solve the world’s vision crisis.


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    Our people are our greatest asset.

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    Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

    We believe in the power of many lenses.

Environment and Governance

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    We are committed to environmental stewardship.

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    We earn stakeholder trust by meeting high standards.