Committing to bring out the best in this world

OUR COMMITMENT

BRINGING OUT THE BEST IN THE WORLD AROUND US

For more than 120 years, Gillette has been helping men look, feel and be their best at every age and life stage.

THE JOURNEY TO ADULTHOOD HAS CHALLENGES,
NO MATTER WHO YOU ARE OR WHERE YOU’RE FROM.

Majority of men do not share their emotions

young men thinks it’s not acceptable to openly share emotions when feeling sad or insecure (US).

(1)

Boys feeling they are not a fit tend to suffer from mental illness

When boys don’t feel they fit the mold it can lead to fewer close relationships and poorer mental health.

(2)

Young men do not freely explore careers that are uncommen for men

young men don’t feel it’s acceptable to explore a career that might be considered uncommon for a man.

(3)

WHY ROLE MODELS MATTER

It helps to have a guide who can lend a hand, act as a sounding board or be a supportive voice.

Majority of men who have role models are confident about their furure

76% of young men who have a role model agree they’re confident about their future.

(4)

Young men confess that having role model have made them caring

84% of young men say having a role model can help them become a more caring person.

(5)

Young men believe role models help them be themselves

86% of young men believe a role model can help them be themselves.

(6)

INSPIRING POSITIVE CHANGE

Our ambition is to ensure all boys grow up benefitting from positive role models. Gillette will connect hundreds of millions of boys with programs, resources and content that harness the power of role models — all while supporting and celebrating those already demonstrating the best men can be for the next generation.

EXPERTS SAY ROLE MODELS CAN HELP GUIDE BOYS.

We want every boy to know that it is OK to…

Share your emotions with others

SHARE YOUR EMOTIONS

Raise your voice when someone needs support

SPEAK UP FOR OTHERS

Important for boys to have a hobby

PURSUE YOUR AMBITIONS

We have to look good not perfect

TAKE PRIDE IN YOUR PHYSICAL APPEARANCE

CONCRETE ACTION

We want every boy to feel free to express themselves.
Find more resources below designed around the power of role models.

The power of being surrounded by positive people

TOOLS FOR THE ROLE MODELS OF TODAY & TOMORROW

Look up to someone to grow better

LOOKING TO GET CONNECTED?

WORKING TOGETHER TOWARD A COMMON VISION

We’ve teamed up with Equimundo, the global authority on transforming harmful gender norms, to help us deliver impact globally.

As a leading partner of the Global Boyhood Initiative, established by the Kering Foundation and Equimundo, Gillette supports the development of curricula and resources that encourage boys to be healthy, emotionally connected and nonviolent.

IMPACT THROUGH LOCAL PROGRAMS

Gillette supports male and youth development programs with local organizations like the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Football Beyond Borders.

IMPACT THROUGH OUR WORLDWIDE REACH

As one of the world’s largest marketers to men, we’re using our reach to celebrate world-class role models, inspire more men to get involved, and demonstrate "the best a man can be"for the next generation.

WE’RE ON THIS JOURNEY TOGETHER

Over the past three years, we’ve donated millions to non-profit organizations around the world who are executing the most interesting and impactful programs designed to help men of all ages achieve their personal best. Whilst we continue to donate, we know there’s more work ahead of us and continue to actin this space.

PRODUCT SUGGESTIONS FOR YOUNG MEN

Enjoy a close shave and a great style, with confidence.

Sources
(1) Gillette global survey; source: GFK brand Health Tracker, Global Average, 2021
(2) Promundo GBI Research: https://promundoglobal.org/resources/breaking-free-from-boyhood-stereotypesaction-steps-for-parents/
(3) Gillette global survey; source: GFK brand Health Tracker, Global Average, 2021
(4-6) 2022 Gillette survey conducted with Dynata