Giving a gift that keeps on giving, beyond the holiday, is a thoughtful and unique way to spread some holiday cheer to your loved ones. These meaningful gifts below offer the chance to support a cause while also giving a beautiful gift that will not be soon forgotten.
1. Rooted Beauty
This first company sells makeup with a double-dose of good behind each sale. Every item of makeup is Gluten-free and offers women with severe Gluten allergies the ability to wear and enjoy makeup. The company also gives a portion of each sale to help support a woman pursuing a project to further their education or career.
On their website, RootedBeauty.com, you can read more about the women and their projects, to see exactly who your purchases are supporting.
Visit their website (RootedBeauty.com) or check them out in Whole Foods, Giant Eagle, H-E-B (Houston, San Antonio, and Austin area), and other natural goods stores around the nation.
2. Akola Project
This jewelry line based out of Dallas, Texas features beautiful designs handcrafted by women in Uganda. Akola gives 100% of their net profits to support community development initiatives within the villages creating the jewelry. Not only do beautiful, and unique jewelry results from this, but the organization is a not-for-profit and dedicates their success to supporting these women.
Check out their website at AkolaProject.org
3. Haute Hope
Wouldn’t you love to receive a box stuffed full of beautiful products that also support a multitude of social good projects? Enter, Haute Hope.
This company sells beautiful gift boxes, featuring stylish products that give back to social good causes. They currently offer five boxes, featuring products ranging from The Giving Keys to 2nd Story Goods Leather. Visit their website at Haute-Hope.com to see all of their products for sale.
4. Flora Stationery
This nonprofit organization totes the motto, ‘’Funding Futures”, because that’s exactly what they do. With all of the proceeds going to support college scholarships of young women in Eastern Europe, specifically Kosovo, this group supports the futures of these young women who would otherwise have a difficult time paying for college.
The social enterprise sells journal notebooks and notecards featuring watercolor designs from young women in Kosovo. These stylish products are a great way to give a gift that keeps on giving and supports women’s education abroad. Check out their website at FloraStationery.com