The holiday season is not only the best time of the year for receiving, but also for giving! These six brands have made sure to give back to their communities this year with various charity campaigns and donations. Check out these and other brands that would make great additions to your holiday shopping list as you shop for your loved ones this year and also support great causes in the process. Here goes...
Global Grub - International Cooking Kits
Global Grub’s unique DIY kits make it simple to tackle various global cuisines and create memorable cooking adventures with loved ones. Kits include special shelf-stable ingredients and tools so home cooks just add their favorite fresh/basic items. What a fun way to cook together, and it's a unique experiential gift. the company is donating 20% of all online order sales in December to the Food Bank of Contra Costa Solano, which is located in the Bay Area of California.
Silken Pure - 100% Mulberry Silk Pillowcases, Robes, & Sleep Masks
Silken Pure products are full of protein-rich fibers that contain 18 different amino acids that your skin naturally absorbs and retains, which means your skin is hydrating while you sleep. They also help prevent bedhead, sleep wrinkles and are hypoallergenic. Better yet, Silken Pure’s pure mulberry silk has you moving past the synthetic, artificial, petrochemicals that are used in most cotton products. The brand is partnering with The Clinton Foundation for a youth initiative Too Small to Fail - providing Silken Pure at select Westfield Shopping Malls for their child development program. For the month of December, Silken Pure is working with three nonprofit organizations that support youth emotional and mental health by offering a discount and giving back 10% of the proceeds when using the code : HOLIDAYHUGS. The brand is also partnering with a Florida non profit ,YOUTH EMOTIONAL SUPPORT. Putting together self care packages for young adults that are 18 years old and “aging out” of foster care which means they often find themselves isolated and alone.
Heathmade - All-Natural Body Care Products
Heathmade will be your one-stop shop for stocking stuffers for the entire family this year! Founded and created by a 10 year old, Heathmade makes sure to provide the best quality ingredients in their products. Heath made and designs his premium, alcohol-free products from hand sanitizer, lip balm, deodorant and lotion bars to gently cleanse your skin with a combination of soothing aloe vera gel, anti-inflammatory witch hazel, wondrously scented and antimicrobial essential oils, and antioxidant rich vitamin E oil. For their give back campaign, they are donating 20% of proceeds from sales to No Kid Hungry.
Lord Jameson - Organic Dog Treats
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Give back and donate to many pet nonprofit organizations
Make the holidays extra special this year for your dog with beautiful organic treats that will have them wagging their tail in joy! This award-winning dog wellness company brings plant-based and superfood treats to your canine companion. These soft treats are made in Boulder, Colorado, using the highest quality organic ingredients, such as fruits, vegetables, gluten-free grains, herbs, botanicals, and plant-based proteins. They’re great for picky eaters, are allergy-friendly, and can be used as a training treat or pill popper. They will be giving back and donating to many pet nonprofit organizations this holiday season.
Three Hermits - Vitality and Immune Boosting Drinks
Three Hermits believes that food is medicine, and relies on the simple principles of all natural, plant based ingredients along with the practice of Ayurveda to create immunity boosting drinks that are not only healing for your body, but also taste delicious. They donated 300 gift bags with products to Indraloka Animal Sanctuary in PA for their ThanksLiving event, which is their largest celebration and most important fundraiser of the year. They also distributed wellness shots to local New Jersey hospitals (where Three Hermits is located) for their front-line workers during Thanksgiving week. The company is also making a donation to Medical Relief for India, which is a nonprofit organization dedicated to programs which provide free medical care to the poor and needy.
Mocktail Club - Sophisticated Non-Alcoholic Cocktails
Mocktail Clubs luscious, non-alcoholic drinks will tantalize your taste buds. Made in the US with the highest quality and natural ingredients, Mocktail Club creates healthy, refreshing drinks reminiscent of classic cocktails, but with a modern twist. Each of these sophisticated drinks are created with functional benefits and include antioxidants and prebiotics for digestive health. For its give back campaign, the brand donated drinks to the volunteers of Maryland Food Bank's "Pack to Give Back" event who helped pack 25,000 holiday boxes which are distributed to food insecure Marylanders.
Sharing a few products that I love. Some are affiliate links, some are not, some I was introduced to and some I happened to chance upon. Enjoy!