'Tis better to give than to receive. But if you can give twice, why wouldn't you? These holiday picks will not only delight friends or familia, but they'll also help others, too! Whether your gift supports organizations for Peruvian women at risk for human trafficking, single mothers in Guatemala or families right here in the U.S., these gifts will really let you spread some cheer.
1. Alliance for Children’s Rights Forever Hoodie
Alliance for Children’s Rights Forever Hoodie
The FOREVER hoodie benefits the nearly half a million children in foster care across the country. With a donation of $75 or more to the Alliance for Children’s Rights (plus $15 shipping), you’ll receive a FOREVER hoodie, a favorite of Selena Gomez, Goerge Lopez, and other celebrities, who are supporters of the cause. The Alliance has raised $200,000 for children in foster care through the FOREVER project.
Hoodie, $75 donation, kids-alliance.org
2. Wakami Jewelry
Wakami is a brand that works to help impoverished single mother artisans in rural areas of Guatemala. Their woven jewelry, including bracelets and necklaces, are both beautiful and make a real impact. We love this neutral bracelet pack!
Urban Adventure Pack, $22, wakamiusa.com
3. United by Blue Bags
United By Blue Bags
Give a gift, save a fish. For every product sold, United by Blue removes one pound of trash from our world’s oceans and waterways through company-hosted cleanups. Every product is great, but we’re especially loving the McKenzie tote which can work as a diaper bag, purse or shopping tote.
McKenzie Tote, $78, UnitedbyBlue.com
4. Tory Burch Planner
Tory Burch Planner
This agenda is not only beautiful, but 100 percent of the proceeds will go to the Tory Burch Foundation, which is committed to providing economic opportunities to women and their families in the U.S.
Agenda, $125, toryburch.com
5. Kiehl's Body Butters
Kiehl’s Body Butters
These limited edition yummy smelling whipped body butters (grapefruit!) will make your body smell and feel great. Something else that will make you feel great: 100 percent of the net profits will go to the Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign, which is devoted to ending childhood hunger in America.
Body Butter, $30, kiehls.com
6. FEED Artisan Tote
FEED Artisan Tote
This beautifully crafted tote will provide 1 child with micronutrients for 1 year, to keep them happy and healthy.
Guatemala Bag, $50, feedprojects.com
7. Able Made x Whit Peru Dot Clutch
Able Made x Whit Peru Dot Clutch
This adorable clutch with metallic gold dots will provide a month of essential training for 30 women at risk for human trafficking for 30 days through the organization Not for Sale.
Clutch, $120, ablemadeshop.com