This is a guide for the holiday shopper who wants to do more than just fall into the trap of consumerism this season. All the companies on this gift guide make a huge positive impact on the world and the people who live in it when you purchase their products.
High Hopes Hammock Co.
High Hopes Hammock Co. Elevates lives by Selling a camping hammock with an innovative cocoon design that wraps the user up safe and sound like a cocoon protecting them from the elements. For every hammock they sell they help someone facing homelessness and poverty. In the U.S they donate blankets, meals, and survival kits to people facing homelessness on the streets. In third world countries they hang hammocks up in impoverished people’s homes who are sleeping in poor conditions on the ground. Check them out at highhopeshammock.com
Pure Vida Bracelets
Pure Vida Bracelets gives artisans full time jobs while helping to fund over 190 charities. Every Pura Vida Bracelet is handcrafted by artisans in Costa Rica and in addition to donating 1% of their annual revenue to environmental organizations, they've also partnered with over 190 charities. Learn more at puravidabracelets.com
Unplugged Outfitters is a clothing company and movement that encourages users to get unplugged from there phones and experience mindfulness out in nature. $1 of every sale goes towards fighting congenital heart disease. Learn more at unpluggedoutfitters.com
Tentree is company that creates beautiful environmentally friendly crafted clothing, for every item purchased they plant ten trees. Tree planting is a way of restoring the environment, maintaining ecosystems, and making our world a healthier place to live. Since their launch Tentree has planted over 16 million trees. Learn more at tentree.com
Sudara Goods is a lifestyle band that offers stylish and comfortable clothing. Their focus is to empower woman in india to live in freedom from human trafficking through living wage employment & skills training. Check them out at sudara.org
DIFF Eyewear proudly creates world class designer sunglasses while donating a pair of glasses for every pair sold. They work with charity partners to provide reading glasses and free eye exams to children in Africa. Learn more at diffeyewear.com
Head Bands of Hope
Headbands of Hope is a company that sells headbands and flower crowns. For every headband sold, they provide a headband to a child battling pediatric cancer. Their mission is to bring fashion into the lives of these children to help them create their own identity, especially in a hospital setting. Learn more at headbandsofhope.com