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50+ Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Mission Statement Examples

Discover model DEI mission and vision statements from public and private companies across various industries.

by Senior Executive Media Editors on October 26, 2023


  • DEI mission statements provide clarity and direction for companies’ diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.

  • Creating a DEI mission statement is often one of the first tasks given to new chief diversity officers.

  • See diversity, equity, and inclusion statement examples from top companies.

This article was originally published by Dawit Habtemariam and has been updated by Senior Executive Media editors.

Crafting or refining a company’s DEI mission statement is often one of the first tasks as a new chief diversity officer. The goals established in a diversity and inclusion statement can also help guide your DEI strategy.

Your diversity, equity, and inclusion statement provides clarity, structure, direction, and accountability for your company’s DEI journey. Internal and external stakeholders will use your mission statement to hold you and your company accountable.

Corporate diversity leaders like you can find plenty of model diversity statement examples to use as inspiration.

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DEI Mission Statement Examples

Senior Executive Media’s DEI reporters and editors are constantly speaking with corporate DEI leaders and evaluating corporate DEI mission statements. We maintain this list of DEI mission and vision statements to serve our readers. To add your company’s diversity statement to this list, please contact Senior Executive Media editors at editor@seniorexecutive.com.

Name of CompanyLink to DEI Mission StatementIndustryPublic / Private
Alphabet Inc.Alphabet’s commitment to BelongingTechnologyPublic
AmazonAmazon’s DEI mission statementRetailPublic
AppleApple’s inclusion and diversity missionTechnologyPublic
Archer-Daniels Midland Company (ADM)ADM’s DEI mission statementAgriculturePublic
AT&TAT&T’s DEI mission statementTelecomPublic
Bank of AmericaBank of America’s diversity and inclusion mission statementFinancePublic
Berkshire Hathaway EnergyBerkshire Hathaway Energy’s DEI mission statementEnergyPublic
Cardinal HealthCardinal Health’s DEI mission statementHealthcarePublic
CencoraCencora’s DEI mission statementHealthcarePublic
CenteneCentene’s DEI mission statementHealthcarePublic
ChevronChevron’s diversity and inclusion mission statementEnergyPublic
CignaCigna’s DEI mission statementHealthcarePublic
CitigroupCitigroup’s DEI mission statementFinancePublic
ComcastComcast’s diversity and inclusion mission statementTelecomPublic
Costco WholesaleCostco’s inclusion mission statementRetailPublic
CVS HealthCVS Health’s DEI mission statementHealthcarePublic
Dell TechnologiesDell’s inclusion mission statementTechnologyPublic
Elevance HealthElevance Health’s inclusion and diversity mission statementHealthcarePublic
ExxonMobilExxonMobil’s diversity and inclusion mission statementEnergyPublic
Fannie MaeFannie Mae’s diversity and inclusion mission statementFinancePublic
FedExFedEx’s DEI mission statementTransportationPublic
Ford MotorFord’s DEI mission statementAutomotivePublic
Freddie MacFreddie Mac’s DEI mission statementFinancePublic
General ElectricGE’s inclusion and diversity mission statementHealthcare, Energy, and AviationPublic
General MotorsGM’s DEI mission statementAutomotivePublic
HumanaHumana’s DEI mission statementHealthcarePublic
IBMIBM’s diversity and inclusion missionTechnologyPublic
IntelIntel’s diversity and inclusion mission statementTechnologyPublic
Johnson & JohnsonJohnson & Johnson’s DEI mission statementHealthcarePublic
JPMorgan ChaseJPMorgan Chase’s DEI mission statementFinancePublic
KrogerKroger’s DEI mission statementRetailPublic
Lockheed MartinLockheed Martin’s diversity and inclusion mission statementDefensePublic
Lowe’sLowe’s diversity and inclusion mission statementRetailPublic
Marathon PetroleumMarathon Petroleum’s DEI mission statementEnergyPublic
McKessonMcKesson’s DEI mission statementBiotechnologyPublic
MetaMeta’s diversity mission statementTechnologyPublic
MetLifeMetLife’s DEI mission statementInsurancePublic
MicrosoftMicrosoft’s diversity and inclusion mission statementTechnologyPublic
PepsiCoPepsi’s DEI mission statementConsumer GoodsPublic
Phillips 66Phillips 66’s inclusion and diversity mission statementEnergyPublic
Procter & GambleProcter & Gamble’s equality and inclusion mission statementConsumer GoodsPublic
State Farm InsuranceState Farm’s diversity and inclusion mission statementFinancePrivate
TargetTarget’s DEI mission statementRetailPublic
The Home DepotThe Home Depot’s DEI mission statementRetailPublic
The Walt Disney CompanyThe Walt Disney Company’s DEI mission statementEntertainmentPublic
UnitedHealth GroupUnitedHealth Group’s DEI mission statementHealthcarePublic
UPSUPS’ DEI missionTransportationPublic
Verizon CommunicationsVerizon’s diversity and inclusion mission statementTelecomPublic
Walgreens Boots AllianceWalgreens’ DEI mission statementRetailPublic
Wells FargoWells Fargo’s DEI mission statementFinancePublic

How to Write a Diversity Statement 

If your team has just formalized its commitment to diversity and inclusion, see our article with advice for writing DEI mission statements. There, you’ll learn which stakeholders to engage and how to involve your workforce in the process. 

Remember the importance of keeping your DEI mission statement up to date. Savvy diversity leaders review their focus areas annually, making necessary changes to their DEI commitment to reflect values that matter most to their companies’ diverse workforce.

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