Our Vision

At U-Haul, we are committed to sustainability through environmental protection, social responsibility and economic efficiency. We embrace our responsibility to act as a good corporate citizen by continually improving the sustainable performance of our products, services and activities. We work to meet the needs of the people today without diminishing the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

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Our Goals

We believe the primary responsibility of U-Haul is to develop products and services to help people move and store their household and commercial goods in an economically, environmentally and socially responsible manner. To accomplish this, we aim to:

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Improve the environmental, social, and economic performance of our products, services and activities.

Provide solutions for pollution prevention, energy conservation and waste reductions.

Promote sustainable local communities through operational responsibility, social investment, and philanthropic programs.

Integrate environmentally-friendly technologies and innovations into product and service lifecycle management.

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Initiatives & Innovations

Initiatives & Innovations

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Technology & Efficiency

With direct and indirect energy savings, U-Haul helps mitigate high-energy consumption throughout the U.S. and Canada, demonstrating that excellent environmental practices enhance corporate sustainability and foster a healthier community.

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Box Sharing & Green Products

A U-Haul box is so sturdy that it can be reused again and again. Made of up to 90 percent post-consumer content, this also makes U-Haul boxes the best choice for the cost-conscious and recycle-conscious consumer.

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Reuse Programs

U-Haul is committed to reuse via several programs such as adaptive reuse of buildings, our Take A Box, Leave A Box program, storage Re-Use centers, sustainable modular storage and our Patriot Truck Leasing program, to repurpose existing materials.

News & Recognition

News & Recognition

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U-Haul Accepts the 2016 Eterne Award

U-Haul is honored to be selected by Tree Canada as the recipient of the 2016 Eterne Award which acknowledges superior corporate social responsibility and environmental stewardship through ongoing support of Tree Canada and its programs.

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Earned the prestigious Crescordia Award for "Contributions to Phoenix Metro Area Built Environment."

Sam Shoen, president of Repwest Insurance Company, accepted the award recognizing the outstanding contributions U-Haul has made to the physical environment of the Phoenix metro area.

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Partnerships

Partnerships

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U-Haul Blog: In The Community

U-Haul® Blog: In The Community

Community Service: U-Haul Volunteers Lend a Hand at St. Mary’s Food Bank

More than 30 U-Haul volunteers came together on July 13 to pack emergency food boxes at St. Mary’s Food Bank in Phoenix. The nonprofit is Arizona’s largest food bank and provides over 250,000 meals a day to families facing food insecurity. U-Haul, headquartered in Phoenix since 1967, is a longtime charity partner and offers various […] The post Community Service: U-Haul Volunteers Lend a Hand at St. Mary’s Food Bank appeared first on My U-Haul Story.

U-Haul Legal Team Shows Volunteer Spirit at St. Vincent de Paul

The U-Haul Legal department took over St. Vincent de Paul’s Phoenix kitchen on June 25 to prepare individual food containers with hearty meals for Valley families in need. With the support of volunteers, nonprofit SVdP is able to provide 7,500 meals a day for those in the community facing food insecurity. “It’s a sea of […] The post U-Haul Legal Team Shows Volunteer Spirit at St. Vincent de Paul appeared first on My U-Haul Story.

Pizza, Pizza: Volunteers Prepare Dinner at St. Vincent de Paul

U-Haul volunteers gathered in June to bake more than 150 tasty pizzas at St. Vincent de Paul as part of the Company’s longstanding partnership with the Valley nonprofit and commitment to doing good works in the community. For the past 70 years, SVdP has provided food, clothing, shelter and health services to Arizonans in need. […] The post Pizza, Pizza: Volunteers Prepare Dinner at St. Vincent de Paul appeared first on My U-Haul Story.

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