Conscious commerce isn’t as hard as you may think, and you definitely don’t have to compromise quality or style! There are so many amazing brands (like Two Penny Blue 😉) that give back and have beautifully designed products. We want to bring those brands to light with the Purchase with Purpose series. This blog series will feature some of our favorite products from sustainable and charitable companies.
Today, we’re sharing our must-have items for summer. Whether you’re at the beach, an outdoor concert, or brunching with the girls, these goodies will be sure to keep you hydrated and happy!
1. Hand in Hand // Sea Salt Moisturizing Lotion
For every lotion purchased, Hand in Hand donates one bar of soap & one month of clean water to a child in the developing world.
2. The Shine Project// Pineapple Charm Necklace
The Shine Project employs inner city youth to hand make jewelry, allowing students to earn money to stay in school.
3. Warby Parker// Roland in Rose Guava
For every pair of glasses sold, a pair is distributed to someone in need.
4. Project 7// Front Porch Lemonade Gum
Project 7 partners with non profits to give back to 7 areas of need: feeding the hungry, healing the sick, supporting those who hope for peace, housing the homeless, quenching those who thirst, teaching them well, and saving the earth.
5. This Bar Saves Lives// Madagascar Vanilla Almond & Honey Bar
For every bar purchased, one life-saving packet of food is sent to a child in need.
6. S’well// Khaki Cheetah
S’well is a proud supporter of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF, donating $200,000 since 2015 to help provide clean water to the world’s most vulnerable children.
7. Tribe Alive// Maya Weekender Bag – Surf Stripe
Tribe Alive utilizes a passion for fashion and responsible commerce as a platform to help alleviate poverty among women.
8. The Smile Life// LaLa Land Hat
For every product sold, The Smile Life donates a dental kit including a toothbrush and toothpaste to an at-risk youth organization.
9. Hand In Hand// Rose Water Lip Balm
For every product purchased, Hand in Hand donates one bar of soap & one month of clean water to a child in the developing world.
10. Fashionable// Mehari Handwoven Blanket
Fashionable provides jobs to women in poverty.