The Christmas season can often be overwhelming with what to get and who to get what for, finding the perfect gift seems almost impossible. However, we know one thing to be true, everyone loves the opportunity to give back and support a cause they love especially during the holiday season. Although there are many incredible companies supporting great causes we selected a few of favourites to share with you.
Know Purpose is an incredible women-owned, Arkansas small business that is dedicated to creating meaningful memories from the heart and giving back to those who’ve helped make us who we are. Established in 2014, Know Purpose’s apparel is made in small batches in the USA with messages the emphasize personal empowerment and the right that everyone has to tell their own story.
Fazl socks is another great company, hand-knitting fair trade, vegan socks that make for the perfect stocking stuffer. Fazl makes sure that every artisan on the supply chain is compensated fairly and sustainably for their expert work and is dedicated to donating 50% of their profits to support orphaned and destitute children in India. These velvety soft and warm socks are the perfect gift for curling up with a good book or relaxing around a fire.
Ornaments 4 Orphans® is a fair trade business, selling handmade products purchased fairly in developing countries. They work in over 20 communities in Uganda, Kenya, Peru, and Nepal, all of which are vital to their company’s success. Their organization directly supports 500 families, 1000 children, and the growth and opportunity of thousands more. All proceeds are invested back into the communities they work with to provide jobs, preserve families, and protect vulnerable children.
The Nutcracker by Enchant is a time-honored Christmas tradition, and an annual holiday staple... but more than that, he’s a protector. A well-wisher. A friend. Ready to boldly accompany you on any and all of your Christmas adventures at the drop of a crown. This nutcracker, however, is special for another reason: 100% of his proceeds go to charity.
Have other amazing companies and organizations you love to support during this season? Leave a comment below with your favourites so we can continue to support great organizations together!