Below you will find a roundup of gift ideas from companies who give back. In addition to detailing some products offered by the companies, each summary also includes a little bit more information about the way the company gives back so you can search for causes that are important to you that you would like to support this holiday season. I hope you enjoy shopping for loved ones and giving back in some way this holiday season!
Gifts That Give Back
Gifts for Adults
Every purchase of ONEHOPE Wine benefits various nonprofits and you can easily shop the site to find a bottle of wine that corresponds to a cause that calls to you! For pet lovers: Check out the Pinot For Paws Woof! Gift Box that helps shelter pets find forever homes. For a special girlfriend: Every purchase of this Froze All Day Gift Box helps educate 100 women on the risks and symptoms of ovarian cancer. For guys: A purchase of ONEHOPE’s Grill & Chill Gift Box provides five meals to a child in need. For a festive host/hostess gift, check out their stunning glitter wine collection!
These gorgeous watches benefit a variety of different causes and you can choose the cause you would like to support when you make your purchase! Whether you wish to help provide lunch to one child for two months, provide one woman with prenatal care, give school supplies to one classroom, provide financial literacy training for 10 women or provide clean-water access for one family for two weeks, every watch purchased helps make a difference. I love the classic look of the leather strap and the beautifully simple face of the watch.
Love Your Melon is dedicated to giving a hat to every child battling cancer in America as well as supporting nonprofit organizations who lead the fight against pediatric cancer. They sell a variety of cozy beanies, backpacks, hats, mugs and headbands.
Shop the St. Jude Gift Shop online to directly help St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital continue leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other deadly diseases. 100% of proceeds after all related expenses benefit St. Jude Gift. The online gift shop has so many wonderful gift items, including beautiful throw blankets for the home, mugs and tumblers, a seersucker shoulder bag and an adorable teddy bear for kids.
Choose a pair of socks that corresponds to a cause or charity that is important to you! You can buy socks that help protect our oceans, fight hunger, provide school books to children, treat HIV and more.
Purpose Jewelry is beautifully crafted by young women rescued from human trafficking. Purchasing Purpose Jewelry helps to provide freedom, dignity and hope for these talented artisans. Purpose Jewelry sells everything from delicate necklaces and bracelets to earrings, rings, ornaments, mugs, jewelry dishes and more.
Curly Tail Coffee is a small batch coffee roaster located in Lower Burrell, PA and $1 from each bag of Bruno Roast purchased will be donated to New Hope Vizsla Rescue, a group dedicated to helping to helping vizslas in need. Each bag of Curly Tail Coffee is roasted on a made-to-order basis so that ultimate freshness is guaranteed. The Bruno Roast is a blend of coffee beans grown in Kenya, Nicaragua and Sumatra.
This company makes soft, comfortable baby-wearing products (I’ve heard great things about their soothe shirt!) and leggings and customers may choose how they want to help the company give back, whether they wish for their purchase to help support adoption, empower women entrepreneurs in Africa, fund conception assistance or invest in startups doing good.
Better Life Bags is a custom handbag company located in the heart of Detroit, MI and every bag is hand cut and hand sewn by a woman from this under-resourced community. The company’s mission is to hire women who have various barriers to employment to make their custom leather and fabric bags and give them a chance to succeed in life, family and friendship. Better Life Bags sells everything from gorgeous diaper bags and backpacks to crossbody bags and more.
Gifts for Children
The purchase of one beautiful Cuddle + Kind hand-knit doll helps provide 10 meals to children. The company has a goal to provide one million goals ever year and partners with the World Food Program USA (WFP), the Children’s Hunger Fund, Breakfast Club of Canada and WE Charity.
Bella Tunno works with Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, to connect people with food and end hunger. Every purchase of a Bella Tunno product gives one meal to a child in need. The company make everything from bibs and teethers to toys and totes.
This adorable plush toy is cuddly, cute and oh so colorful! For every Mini Candy Dragon toy purchased this holiday season, Squishable donates a similar Mini Squishable to a child in need through Delivering Good, a nonprofit dedicated to helping children, families and adults facing poverty and disaster.
Question of the Day
What is one of your favorite ways to give back during the holiday season?