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Gifts That Give Back

Headbands of Hope Fosters Fashion and Design for Childhood Cancer Patients

Jess Ekstrom | Posted 05.24.2016 | Good News
Jess Ekstrom

At Headbands of Hope, for every headband sold, a headband is given to a child with cancer. I was inspired to start Headbands of Hope as a college stud...

A Mother's Day Guide of Gifts that Give Back

Nicole Melancon | Posted 04.15.2017 | Women
Nicole Melancon

This blog was originally published on This Mother's Day, why not consider a unique gift that also gives back to a mother in return? I...

How to Give a Gift That Gives Back

Lisa Lori | Posted 12.20.2016 | Impact
Lisa Lori

If you haven't finished your holiday shopping yet (and of course, I haven't!), there are still wonderful gifts available for even the toughest people ...

Mothers Day Gift Guide: I Got it for My Momma

Zoey Gulmi | Posted 06.28.2015 | Style
Zoey Gulmi

Mother's Day--a day that celebrates women and the greatest gift that one could possibly receive: life. While we all know theres no topping that, you can still show how much you love and appreciate her this Mothers Day.

Be Mine: Valentines Day Gifts That Are Worth Committing Too

Zoey Gulmi | Posted 04.12.2015 | Style
Zoey Gulmi

Whatever your plans are this Valentine's Day, I've got one piece of advice: spread the love. Because, call me corny, but I think love is worth celebrating.

Gifts that Give: How to Shop for a Cause This Holiday Season

Zoey Gulmi | Posted 02.21.2015 | Style
Zoey Gulmi

As a philanthropist and a firm believer in conscious consumerism, I am always thinking about how to create "products with a purpose" that give twice.

10 Ways To Shop Charitably This Holiday Season

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 11.26.2014 | Style

There are plenty of companies that make an effort to give back all year long. From footwear to eyeglasses, more and more brands are -- thankfully -- m...

Charity Profiteering: Make Sure Your Gift Really Gives Back

Jacqueline Herrera | Posted 02.18.2014 | Impact
Jacqueline Herrera

You don't really need that pair of Yves Saint Laurent gloves, but you did buy a bunch of presents for everyone else, and then you notice the sale is benefiting the Philippine Typhoon victims. Well, this purchase would totally elevate you to Pope status, and you don't even hesitate to click.

WATCH: Kid President's Gift Guide Will Make For Very Happy Holidays, Indeed

Posted 12.11.2013 | Good News

Kid President's gift guide has everything you need for successful holiday gifting -- like this important reminder: "The truth is, most people don't...

These American Families Live Without Running Water (VIDEO)

George McGraw | Posted 02.05.2014 | Impact
George McGraw

Nearly 40 percent of the 173,000 Navajo in the U.S. don't have a tap or a toilet at home. (For non-Native Americans, that number is just .6 percent).

3 Shopping Sites That Make It Easy To Give Back

Ellie Krupnick | Posted 01.24.2014 | Style
Ellie Krupnick

Beginning this week with Black Friday, shoppers will start scouring stores and online in search of the perfect holiday gifts. But this season, it's easier than ever to find a present that's not only trendy but also gives back.

4 Ways You Can Save The World (Without Moving To Mali)

Posted 03.11.2015 | OWN

Want to make a difference but don't know where or how to start? Consider these unexpected but realistic ways... from a man who's spent his life giving...

Philanthropy and Fashion: Gifts That Give Back

Nina Vir | Posted 02.17.2013 | Teen
Nina Vir

This year in the frenzy of holiday shopping, why not give a gift that gives back? There are tons of cute and stylish opportunities to make a powerful difference while also making someone's day.

Holiday 2012 Guide: Discerning Shopping to Give Back

Francine LeFrak | Posted 02.05.2013 | Impact
Francine LeFrak

Our fervent interests in how big of a flat screen we can buy seems to remain an undying American tradition. But when it comes to the products that we hunt for, our better judgment about whether they are made unethically or not tends to be overlooked.

Occupy Christmas: Gifts That Give Back

Kristen Howerton | Posted 02.05.2013 | Parents
Kristen Howerton

In a season marked by giving, I love the idea of giving back to our community and our planet.

LOOK: A Holiday Gift Guide For The Philanthropist In Your Life

Sarah Medina | Posted 11.23.2012 | Good News

Black Friday is here! While you make your holiday shopping lists, you might want to think about a slightly different kind of gift -- the kind that giv...

I Want My Mother's Day Gifts To Give Back

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 07.10.2012 | Fifty
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

Combining online shopping with social good, Gifts that Give lets shoppers purchase upscale products at regular retail prices and donates $1 out of every $5 they spend to any cause of their choice.

Making Mother's Day More Meaningful

Mia Farrow | Posted 07.08.2012 | Impact
Mia Farrow

Mother's Day is our chance to honor the women who bind families together and raise children from babies to adulthood.

Do-Gooder Gifts For Valentine's Day

Danielle Gano | Posted 04.11.2012 | Impact
Danielle Gano

Whether your date is a raving success or an absolute catastrophe, your heart will be warmed by what you've done for others. Here are my top picks.

Gifting With Purpose for the Holidays

Greg Spencer | Posted 02.21.2012 | Impact
Greg Spencer

It's the holiday season again and like all of you, I'm left wondering what to give this year that's more meaningful than another nice sweater for my dad or a pair of pajamas for my grandma.

Coloring Brighter Futures For Rwandan Children Born Of Rape

Posted 12.22.2011 | Impact

For children born of rape in Rwanda, living the life of a poverty-stricken outsider is expected. But Foundation Rwanda is trying to change that. F...

Shop With a Conscience This Holiday Season

Lois Alter Mark | Posted 02.14.2012 | Style
Lois Alter Mark

In this economy, when money is so tight, it's more important than ever to use your purchasing power wisely and support companies that embrace your own philosophies.

Matt Damon: A Water Bottle Is The Perfect Holiday Gift

Posted 03.21.2012 | Impact

As children fired off their Christmas wish lists while perched on "Matt Damon Claus'" lap, the "Bourne Identity" star asked the hopeful kids to consid...

15 Gifts That Support Charity For The Whole Family

Posted 12.19.2011 | Impact

This holiday, give a gift with extra meaning. Our top present picks give all -- or almost all -- of your purchase to help others in need. Provide clea...

SLIDESHOW: The Top Gifts That Give Back

Posted 11.26.2011 | Impact

Black Friday and Cyber Monday aren't all about "stuff." Remember, it's also a good opportunity to give back. See our top picks of neckties that provid...