Tis the season to give. And nothing is better than giving a gift that also gives back to society. The Giving In Style Gift Guide recognizes people’s desire to give unique presents while giving back to those less fortunate. Check out this carefully curated list of gift recommendations for the altruistic gift givers out there. Give the gift that keeps on giving….to others!
Addison Taylor | Tree of Life Movement Intention Stick Necklace | starting at $50
Unleash the power within to enhance your life and change the world by joining the movement and purchasing your very own Intention Stick. Available in several fabrications, the Intention Stick is available for sale at Addison Taylor Fine Jewelry’s gallery in Scottsdale. A portion of proceeds generated by sales will be used to plant trees and aid philanthropic causes around the world. You will also be giving the opportunity of employment to individuals with neurological disabilities, who will be fulfilling all orders placed around the world.
Find more details: www.addisontaylorfinejewelry.com/treeoflife
Happy Grace | Bliss Balm Set “Courage” | This set and other similar options $14
Make the world a happier place while nourishing your lips. Each tube of yumminess is made from organic, gluten-free ingredients, including sunflower oil, beeswax, coconut oil, vitamin E, rosemary extract, calendula extract and essential oils in our scented balms. This set includes three invigorating balms to nourish your lips and lift your spirit. Bonus: $1 of every set sold is donated to Impact One Breast Cancer Foundation.
Find more details: https://www.happygrace.com/collections/all/products/bliss-balm-set-courage
ONEHOPE Wine | Glitter Bottles | Starting at $49
Brighten your world through beautifully crafted products and experiences and bring people together to celebrate and serve! OneHope Wine Glitter Bottles are great for the holidays. And the 1.5 liter 10-year Anniversary Cabernet Sauvignon bottles are perfect to make the holiday dinner table extra special! Every bottle of ONEHOPE wine supports a charitable cause. For example, every bottle of their Sparkling Brut funds two meals for someone in need.
Find more details: https://www.onehopewine.com/product-category/wine/glitter-bottles/
#Love Up | “The Tale of Christmas Steve” | $20
Rich Berra, nationally syndicated radio host of iHeart Media’s Johnjay and Rich Show debuts “The Tale of Christmas Steve,” a hilarious and heartwarming holiday children’s book. The whimsical story about a Christmas elf is a timely reminder that everyone has something unique to offer — no matter the outside package. This 32-page hardcover book donates proceeds to the Johnjay and Rich Christmas Wish program, a division of #LoveUp, which provides food, clothing, comfort and holiday presents to those in need.
Find more details: www.ChristmasSteve.org
Feed Project | Market Tote | $68
Up your green market game with this durable and chic refresh of the reusable tote. Sturdy sides keep your produce safely stacked, while exterior pockets provide easy-access to phone and wallet. The Feed Project creates good products that help feed the world. Each bag sold supports meals for children in need and clearly showcases how many meal your generous purchase contributes.
Find more details: https://www.feedprojects.com/white-canvas-leather-market-tote-bag
The Shine Project | There is good in the world sweatshirt | $40
The Shine Project's purpose is to inspire you to live the highest quality of life obtainable. Their products are touted as the softest you’ll ever wear, and this rayon spandex blend feels like a dream! The sweatshirt comes in blush, lavender, olive and black. Your purchase supports students who are given scholarships through this non-profit are then given jobs through their company, so they can be mentored and guided every step of the way.
Find more details: http://www.theshineproject.com/shop/apparel/good-world-sweatshirt/
Also find this gift guide and more great fashion forward content in my Giving in Style column featured monthly in Frontdoors Media | Click here for the 2017 GIS Gift Guide