Yvonne Chouinard was at first looking to sell the company and donate the money,

but Chouinard was concerned that the company's new founders might not keep the same value or keep the same employees

Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard (84 years) turned his company into a nonprofit Giving to the for-profit organization. He

said that her company contributes to the fight against climate change.

Chouinard in the future help fight climate change company donated to the

Yvon Chouinard said we're making the Earth our sole shareholder

Yvon Chouinard went so far as to say I'm serious about saving the planet