Gifts That Give Back: Holiday Presents That Help People in Need
On Purpose Poppy Appliqué Mini-Leather Wristlet
Disney x Kiehl's Collection for a Cause
FEED Swingpack Crossbody Bag
Alex and Ani Queen Bee Charm Bangle
Out of Print Wonder Tote Bag
Women's Girl Power Tee
MaxLove Brand Brave Cap 2.0
All net proceeds from these cool-kid caps fund wellness initiatives for children fighting cancer and life-threatening conditions.
Rumba Jane Watch
When you gift this friendship bracelet-inspired watch, GiveDirectly helps families living in extreme poverty in Uganda and Kenya by sending them unconditional cash transfers via mobile phone. According to their site, GiveDirectly is "the first charity dedicated exclusively to cash transfers with approximately 90% of donor funds sent directly to the recipients." $2 from the sale of this watch or strap goes to the charity.
The Giving Keys Dream Mini Stud Earrings
These posts are mini but their message is mighty: Dream. It's fitting, too, because Giving Keys employs individuals who are transitioning out of homelessness.
Black Cherry Velvet Ella Booties
Carabiner Multi-Tool Gift Set
Trail trekkers and urban warriors alike can put these tools to good use and benefit National Geographic's science, conservation and education programs. All proceeds support that mission.
Star Wars Millennium Falcon Bluetooth Speaker
Kane Flatbush Backpack
Edie Parker Hello iPhone Case
Education Is Freedom T-Shirt
More Ways to Give
You don't have to buy a product to make an impact. Here are other ways to help others during the holidays.
Make a direct donation.
In the true spirit of the holidays, why not remind them of the Golden Rule? Match their personal passion to a charitable cause and make a donation in their name.
Donate goods to local charities.
Your local Salvation Army and Goodwill locations always want your donations. Consider donating your wearable clothes and usable gadgets, tools, electronics, and other essentials. Donate non-perishable food, hygiene and grooming products, and household cleaning supplies to a variety of local groups.
Give back while you shop.
Install the browser add-on Gumdrop to donate a portion of what you spend back to your favorite cause—for free.
Donate a dollar.
Get Google's One Today app which allows you to give just $1 a day (or whenever you want) to a cause of your choice. Follow the money and see where it goes.
Send a letter.A Million Thanks connects you with American military troops deployed overseas so you can send a letter to wish them happy holidays and to thank them for their service.
Donate your miles. Make a Wish Foundation uses donated miles to send thousands of kids to their wish destinations each year.