awards & recognition

We're proud to be recognized as one of the most respected and responsible companies in the world. Check out some of the awards we’ve been honored to receive.

proud to be recognized by The Human Rights Campaign

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The Human Rights Campaign gave Target a score of 100 on its 2015 Corporate Equality Index.

 

2014 great place to work

Target ranked No. 3 on the 2014 list of “America's 20 Most Inspiring Companies,” based on a survey conducted by Performance Inspired, Inc. 
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The Human Rights Campaign gave Target a score of 100 on its  2014 Corporate Equality Index.

Fortune magazine ranked Target No. 29 on its list of "World's Most Admired Companies." read Fortune article

Latina Style, Inc. ranked Target No 36 on its list of 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S.

The National Association for Female Executives named Target one of the Top 50 Companies for Executive Women for 2014.

DiversityBusiness.com ranked Target No. 18 on its list of the Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities.

DiversityInc magazine ranked Target No. 22 on its list of “Top 50 Companies for Diversity.”
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The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility gave Target a score of 85 on its Corporate Inclusion Index (HACR CII). 
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The Council of Urban Professionals presented Target with its Corporate Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Award.

The League of American Bicyclists named Target a Platinum Bicycle Friendly Business.
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2013 great place to work

Target ranked No. 5 on the 2013 list of “America's 25 Most Inspiring Companies,” based on a survey conducted by Performance Inspired, Inc. 
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The Human Rights Campaign gave Target a score of 100 on its 2013 Corporate Equality Index.

DiversityInc magazine ranked Target No. 20 on its list of “Top 50 Companies for Diversity.”
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Fortune magazine ranked Target No. 22 on its list of "World's Most Admired Companies."read Fortune article

Fast Company named Target No. 10 on its 2013 list of the 50 Most Innovative Companies.

The National Association for Female Executives named Target one of the Top 50 Companies for Executive Women for 2013.

The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility gave Target a score of 80 on its Corporate Inclusion Index (HACR CII). view the full list

2012 great place to work

Fortune magazine ranked Target No. 25 on its list of "World's Most Admired Companies." read Fortune article

DiversityInc magazine ranked Target No. 30 on its list of “Top 50 Companies for Diversity.”
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DiversityBusiness.com ranked Target No. 28 on its list of “America’s Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities.”
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Forbes magazine and the Reputation Institute ranked Target No. 22 on the list of “America’s Most Reputable Companies.”
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Universum ranked Target No. 38 on its “Ideal Employer List” as surveyed by American MBAs, and No. 28 as surveyed by American undergraduates.
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Working Mother Media ranked Target among its 2012 Best Companies for Hourly Workers.
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The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility gave Target a score of 70 on its Corporate Inclusion Index (HACR CII). view the full list

2014 corporate citizen

Newsweek Magazine ranked Target No. 194 out of 500 on its U.S. Green Rankings and No. 284 out of 500 on its World Green Rankings.

Target is a member of the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World Index.

The Northern California Minority Supplier Development Council named Target Corporation of the Year.

Target was named a member of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 2014 Million Dollar Club  for its commitment to supplier diversity and Hispanic Business Enterprises.

2013 corporate citizen

Corporate Responsibility Magazine ranked Target No. 62 on its list of "100 Best Corporate Citizens."
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Ethisphere Institute named Target one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies.”
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Target scored a 91 B on the 2013 Carbon Disclosure Project S&P 500 Report, an increase over our 2012 score of 87 B.

Target is a member of the 2013 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World Index.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy recognized Target as No. 9 on its list of most generous companies, according to its annual corporate giving survey.

Target was named a member of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 2013 Million Dollar Club for its commitment to supplier diversity and Hispanic Business Enterprises.

2012 corporate citizen

Corporate Responsibility Magazine ranked Target No. 64 on its list of "100 Best Corporate Citizens."
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The National Conference on Citizenship and Points of Light, in partnership with Bloomberg LP, ranked Target No. 16 on the first comprehensive ranking of "The Civic 50.”
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Ethisphere Institute named Target one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies.”
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The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council named Target a “Top Corporation for Women’s Business Enterprises: link opens in a new window.".”

additional honors

Fortune magazine ranked Target No. 7 on its “Top Tweeter: Social Media Champs” list.
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The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences recognized Target with a People’s Voice award for our iPad application.