Forget Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Shop with your Heart this holiday season! You are making a worldwide impact on the lives of many when you shop with purpose. AND the goods are gorgeous.
We can’t forget about the men in our lives…
1 – Yellow 108, Felt Feel Fedora in Navy or buy from Roozt
Why? Yellow 108 is a Los Angeles based headwear company specializing in sustainable hats & accessories made from salvaged & recycled materials. They also donates 2% of all sales to local Los Angeles non profits specializing in socially responsible initiatives.
2 – Yellow 108, Round About Bamboo Sunglasses in Cacao or buy from Roozt.
3 – Sole Hope, Hoodie
Why? Purchases from Sole Hope support their mission to offer HOPE, healthier lives, and freedom from foot-related diseases through education, jobs, and medical relief. Sole Hope empowers widows in Uganda with sewing skills to sew shoes, the patterns of which are cut in the US at Shoe Cutting Parties. The women are paid fair wages from Sole Hope, and the shoes are distributed for free to local children to protect their feet from jigger infestations.
4 – Creative Recreation, Cesario Lo Pencils Of Promise Shoe
Why? Creative Recreation teams up with Pencils of Promise to bring you this limited edition Cesario Lo with all proceeds going to this non-profit organiziation to help bring education to children around the world.
5 – FIGS, Dots Bow Tie
Why? Through FIGS’ initiative Threads for Threads, they partners globally with local weavers and tailors to make uniforms for their school communities. For every tie sold, FIGS gives an entire school uniform to a child in need of an education.
6 – Fly Canvas, Alton Messenger Bag or buy from Roozt.
Why? FLY CANVAS handcrafts carry goods made from new, used and repurposed materials. Every good sold empowers a child with the gift of education. By partnering closely with small grassroots charitable organizations who know what’s best for their local communities, they work together to provide whatever is necessary for each school’s specific needs, whether it be a new building, uniforms, tuition, school lunches & snacks, or supplies.
7 – Out of Print Clothing, Pop Poe T-shirt
Why? For each product sold, one book is donated to a community in need through their partner Books For Africa.
*I highly recommend joining Roozt (it’s as simple as putting in your email and making up a password). Joining will not only feed a child, but they sell some of the products above at a discounted member price.