A Charitable Gift Guide: Awesome Gifts That Give Back
Bombas aren’t your grandfather’s socks. These are specifically designed for wearers who don’t always have another pair and feature an anti-microbial treatment, reinforced seams, and darker colors.
Buy it: bombas.com, $81 for Mother-Kid Holiday Sock 8-pack
What they’re giving: The company donates one pair of socks to the homeless for every pair sold, giving away nearly 10 million pairs so far.
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The Company Store Matching Pajamas
Need a great excuse to buy matching PJs for the whole family? Get them by November 17 for National Family Pajama Night or order them in time for holiday celebrations.
Buy it: thecompanystore.com, $24-$59
What they’re giving: The company is donating $1 to The Ronald McDonald House New York for every pair of family pajamas purchased through December 16.
Tom’s Red Tartan Plaid Women's Classics
The red and black tartan plaid pattern adds a classic twist to Tom’s popular Alpargata-style slip-ons.
Buy it: toms.com, $64.95
What they’re giving: In addition to its one-for-one program (donating 86 million pairs so far), Tom’s is also involved in creating jobs, eradicating disease, and investing in entrepreneurs around the world.
ASPCA Plush Animal Ornament at West Elm
West Elm’s plush ornaments make great gifts for the animal lover in your life. Choose a cuddly dog, cat, Shetland pony, or fox.
Buy it: westelm.com, $12-$14
What they’re giving: For every ornament sold, West Elm will donate $1 to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
FEED Harriet Tote
Love Your Melon Black Speckled Pom Beanie
Stay warm in style this winter with Love Your Melon’s 100% cotton beanies that come with their own detachable poms.
Buy it: loveyourmelon.com, $45
What they’re giving: Love Your Melon donates 50% of net profits to the Love Your Melon Fund to support our nonprofit partners in the fight against pediatric cancer, create therapeutic experiences, and fund charitable programming initiatives for children and families battling cancer.
Warby Parker Eyewear
Treat yourself to a new pair of Warby Parker’s trendy specs this holiday season while giving back at the same time.
Buy it: warbyparker.com, starting at $95
]What they’re giving: Through their Buy a Pair, Give a Pair program Warby Parker donates one pair of glasses for every pair purchased, giving away more than 4 million pairs since the program began.
Aha Gold Plated Charm Chain Necklace
Funko Pop! Bob’s Burgers Louise Belcher With Condiments Vinyl Figure
United by Blue Rise & Grind Crew Pullover
Camping and coffee lovers unite! This comfy sweatshirt is the ideal accessory for sitting around a campfire on a chilly night.
Buy it: unitedbyblue.com, $58
What they’re giving: For every product sold, United By Blue removes one pound of trash from oceans and waterways around the world, totaling more than 1.4 million pounds to date.
Circle of Warmth - Marled Black Chunky Knit Infinity Scarf
OneGridCandle in Fresh Brew
You can savor the aroma of a fresh-brewed cup of coffee all day long with the Fresh Brew candle, inspired by Tanzanian coffee beans.
Buy it: onegridcandle.com, $28
What they’re giving: One solar light goes to a person in need for every purchase, helping to eliminate the use of kerosene lamps around the world.
Ivory Ella Orchid Tie Dye Blanket
Personalized Family Mugs
How cute are these customized family mugs from artists Mary and Shelly Klein? Create a set your family members will love to use year-round.
Buy it: uncommongoods.com, $30-$160
What they’re giving: Through its Better to Give program, Uncommon Goods donates $1 to their partner charity of your choice at checkout, including RAINN and American Forests
Mulberry Silk Eye Mask - Teal/Grey
Sleep-deprived moms will appreciate this eco-friendly, mulberry silk eye mask that proves that indulging in a little luxuriousness doesn’t have to break the bank.
Buy it: theethicalsilkcompany.com, $35
Hummingbird Feeder Water Bottle
This delightful hummingbird feeder-inspired glass bottle will please both the nature lovers and fitness fanatics on your list.
Buy it: faucetface.com, $12.50
What they’re giving: Through its 1 for 100 program, Faucet Face donates 2.5% of sales of its glass and stainless steel water bottles, as well as a complete filter for each sale of five or more bottles, to the clean drinking water charity Third Millennium Awakening.
Yoobi 4 Pk Puffy Stickers - Good Vibes
Bloom & Give Kavya Clutch
UNICEF Holiday Cards Boxed Set - Peace Joy Love
Still haven’t bought your holiday cards? Spread peace, joy and love with these simple and lovely UNICEF greeting cards.
Buy it: unicefusa.org, $12
What they’re giving: Buying one set of these cards can provide three packets of lifesaving nourishment to children suffering from acute malnutrition.
Lush Charity Pot
For less than $8, you can afford to pamper yourself and all your friends with Lush’s environment- and animal-friendly Charity Pot body lotion.
Buy it: lushusa.com, $7.95
What they’re giving: Lush donates 100% of the price (minus taxes) of every purchase of the Charity Pot to small grassroots organizations working in environmental conservation, animal welfare and human rights.
Nurse Mates Align Jewel Sneakers
Grab a sparkly pair of slip-ons for your teen and yourself!
Buy it: nursemates.com, $129
What they’re giving: Nurse Mates will donate a minimum of $100 for each pair sold. That’s $200 being donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital if you decide to match!