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Gifts That Give Back to Those in Need!

I am so excited to share another Gift Guide with you!! Today I am sharing all of my favourite companies that not only have incredible products but products that give back to those in need!

If you missed my gift guide for the men in your life yesterday, make sure to check that out here!

With that being said, I can’t wait to share some of my favourite gifts finds that also help OTHERS with you today!

Gifts that Give Back

1. Tote | 2. Crewneck | 3. Succulents | 4. Coffee Beans | 5. Body Lotion | 6. Toque | 7. Candle | 8. Earrings |9. Water Bottle | 10. Speaker | 11. Tatcha Set | 12. Cuddle and Kind Toy | 13. Backpack | 14. Dog Leash | 15. Rain Boots

1. For the bag lady: Free to Forage Tote

Not only is this tote bag gorgeous and reusable, but ALSO 10% of the gross profits from this bag are donated to Two Wings. A not for profit organization that uses education, life mentoring and coaching to empower at-risk youth and survivors of sex trafficking to pursue their dream jobs… how heartwarming is that!?

Gifts that give back

Image Credit: Everlane

2. For the fashion lover: Everlane

This soft and trendy crewneck sweatshirt from Everlane is a part of their 100% Human collection. For every product sold in this line, Everlane will donate 10% to the ACLU. An organization that has been fighting to protect fundamental freedoms for the past 100 years. So far they have donated over $650k!

3. For the plant mom: Lula’s Garden

This succulent garden is the perfect gift for the plant lover in your life! Plus, for every purchase made, a portion of the proceeds go to organizations that provide access to safe water, like  

4. For the coffee lover: Grounds & Hounds

This medium roast blend is made of 100 percent Fair Trade Organic beans. Plus, Grounds & Hounds donates 20 percent of all profits to rescue organizations helping dogs get a second chance.

5. For the self-care lover: Lush

With a floral fragrance of ylang-ylang and rosewood oils in a hydrating cocoa butter base, this lotion is perfect for the skincare guru in your life. With every purchase of Charity Pot, Lush will donate 100% of the price (minus the taxes) to small grassroots organizations.

6. For the adventure seeker: Love Your Melon

This beanie from Love Your Melon is the perfect gift for the outdoor lover and is sure to keep them looking on trendy and keep them warm! Love Your Melon donates 50% of net profit from the sale of all products to nonprofit organizations around the world that lead the fight against pediatric cancer.

7. For the home decor lover: The Little Market

This customizable candle is the perfect gift for any home decor lover (or really anyone for that matter!), you can never go wrong with a candle! Plus, each purchase empowers women artisans at Prosperity Candle who have resettled as refugees in the United States.

Gifts that give back to those in need!

Image Credit: Purpose Jewelry

8. For the accessory lover: Purpose Jewelry

These sustainable and delicate gold hoops are handcrafted by artisans escaping human trafficking! 100% of proceeds go to our non-profit, International Sanctuary, to provide each artisan with fair wages, education & holistic care.

9. For the fitness fanatic: S’well

S’well was born with the mission to rid the world of plastic water bottles! S’well is also a partner of UNICEF, committing $1.4million since 2017 to help provide clean and safe water to the world’s most vulnerable communities.

10. For the music lover: Beats

Perfect for the music lover, this speaker connects to any Bluetooth-enabled device. Plus, when you buy a (PRODUCT) RED item, Apple gives back to the Global Fund, which supports HIV/AIDS prevention programs.

11. For the skincare guru: Tatcha

This Tatcha set is perfect for the skincare lover on your list! Not only is this product all of their bestselling products for a fraction of the price, but the best part is that for every Tatcha skincare product sold, it funds a day of school for girls in Asia and Africa through its partnership with Room to Read

Gifts that help children in need

Image Credit: Cuddle + Kind

12. For the kiddo: Cuddle + Kind

This adorable doll from Cuddle + Kind is not only cute but one doll provides meals for TEN children in North America and around the world!

13. For the student: State

What little kid wouldn’t be thrilled to receive this adorable backpack? Plus, this backpack helps American kids by delivering fully-stocked backpacks at “bag drop rallies”. 

Gifts that help rescue animals find forever homes!

Image Credit: Found My Animal

14. For the dog lover: Found My Animal

This stunning leash is the perfect gift for any dog mom or dad on your list! The best part is the solid brass tag, which is individually numbered with the number of animals Found My Animal has helped so far through its support of animal welfare and rescue.

15. For the outdoors lover: Roma

Not only are these boots perfect for the outdoor lover in your life, but they also come in 10 different colours and patterns to choose from. AND for every pair of Roma Boots sold, a brand new pair of rain boots is donated to a child living in poverty. 

There you have it! I hope some of this list of gift ideas has helped you to not only check some items off your shopping list but have also inspired you to give back to others this holiday season.



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  1. Wow! Terrific lists! Something for everyone! I’m going to get a lot of shopping done! Thank you! Merry Christmas to you and yours!

  2. I love Tatcha especially their Water Cream. I never knew a portion of their sales went towards funding schools for girls in Asia and Africa. This gives me even more of a reason to buy more of their products.

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