It is almost that season – the season of what the heck do I get for the person that has everything! The holidays are meant to be a time to come together – be thankful and help others, and what better way to do that than to get them gifts that give back!
Since you are shopping anyway – here is a chance to make an impact and help make the world a better place by shopping with brands that give back in some way.
Below is a list of companies that are e-commerce brands that are doing good in various ways – from donating money or products to employing those in need. Some are international and some are US based – so give them a look and maybe you can find the perfect gift for that hard to buy for person on your list!
Visit These Retail Brands That Give Back!
DivvyUp – donates a pair of socks for every pair sold to homeless shelters in need.
Dot Products – school and office supplies that support education by paying for a child to attend school for a half-day with every item they sell.
Elephant Landing – handmade scarves, throws and pillows made by women in India who want to work for a fair wage, 100% of profits are used to expand education programs.
Love Your Melon – for every item purchased they donate a hat to a child who has cancer and delivers them in person dressed as superheroes and all items are USA made.
Love With Food – subscription based natural and organic snack boxes where every box or product sold results in a donation of a meal to an American based food bank.
MudLOVE – offers clay mugs and jewelry and every item purchased provides 1 week of clean water to someone in need.
One Hope Wine – for every wine purchase, up to half will be donated to a variety of partner charities.
One Tribe Apparel – $1 of every purchase is donated to the Elephant Nature Park. There line of apparel is Northern Thailand inspired and supports local artisans with fair wages and a good working environment as well.
One World Play Project – for every play ball purchased one will be donated to children in communities in need worldwide.
Out of Print – tshirts and apparel for the book lover where every every item purchased results in a donation of one book to Books for Africa.
Project7 – gum and mint brand that makes their products in the US and partner with nonprofits to help make change here and abroad.
The Giving Keys – a creative line of jewelry that helps transition people out of homeless by employing them.
The Shine Project – a line of jewelry that is handmade by inner city youth to help them pay for college.
Wear Figs – creating medical scrubs for the healthcare industry – for every pair sold they donate a pair to a healthcare provider in impoverished areas
Yellow Leaf Hammocks – every hammock is hand woven in Thailand to offer fair wages and a sustainable safe job.
Yoobi – kids stationary and office supplies where every item sold gets donated back to US schools in need.