We've discovered some great companies doing great things! Find one you love, shop their site, and know that your purchase is going towards a good cause!
Buy new or used books online and sell or donate your old books online, knowing that for every book purchased, one is donated to someone in need through Feed the Children and Books for Africa. In addition, Better World Books partners with literacy projects through Invisible Children, National Center for Family Literacy, Room to Read and World Fund.
Products: Jewelry, Accessories
Initiative: Human Trafficking
Jewelry is made by women that have escaped human trafficking. Eden ministry provides shelters, medical clinics, employment and education for women that have escaped.
Esperos sells simple, stylish, quality backpacks. For each bag purchased, 50% of the profits helps send a child in need to school for a year.
Region: Panama, Mexico
Proceeds from purchases support Orphanages in Panama and Mexico.
Products: Accessories, Bags, Jewelry
Products are made by women in impoverished villages. Each bag has information about the woman that made it. Haitian Creations also supports local community projects in Haiti.
Products: Jewelry, Clothing-Women, Bags
Products are hand made by Artisans in Uganda, helping create a sustainable economy. Each product comes with information about the Artisan that crafted it.
Products: Water, Bath/Body, Clothing-Men, Clothing-Women
Initiative: Education, Clean Water, Poverty
Region: Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Sri Lanka, Nicaragua
Working with Free The Children, Project Concern International and Millennium Promise, Nika donates 100% of profits to clean water, education and sanitation projects in developing countries. Nika Water is also environmentally friendly.
Products: Accessories, Bags
Initiative: Human Trafficking
Region: Cambodia, India, USA
Products are made by women that have escaped human trafficking. Nomi Network creates jobs for survivors and at risk women.
Products: Jewelry, Clothing-Women, Clothing-Men, Accessories
Initiative: Hunger, Clean Water
Nuinani donates 5% of every sale to Children’s Hunger Fund. They are also a part of 1% For Humanity, a movement of businesses dedicated to funding non-profit groups.
Products: Clothing-Women, Clothing-Men, Bags
Region: USA, Rwanda
With each bag purchased, a bag and school supplies are given to children in need through CapCity Kids and Africa New Life. In addition, shirt purchases help support natural disaster charities.
Products: Jewelry, Accessories, Clothing-Women, Bags, Bath/Body, Home, Paper goods
Initiative: Education, Medical, Poverty
Region: India, Ethiopia
Buy beautiful, handmade and eco-friendly jewelry and accessories, knowing that you are providing work for HIV positive women in Ethiopia and marginalized women in India. In addition, Raven and Lily donate 10% of their profits back to their partner communities to fund education, healthcare, and micro-loans.
Products: Eyewear, Accessories
Initiative: Medical (vision), Education, Poverty
Region: Bangladesh, El Salvador, India, South Africa
By cutting out the middlemen and selling directly to customers online, Warby Parker is able to provide boutique-quality prescription eyewear for $95 including lenses, and for every pair sold, a pair is distributed to someone in need.