It's the time of year when we think about being grateful, giving back and showing others how much we care. This year, spread extra love and #BuyBetter with these social enterprise companies that are making an impact in your communities and for your planet.
Conscious Step makes beautiful and fun socks and sweatshirts that create impact for a number of causes like protection for animals, fighting for equality and human rights and supporting mental health. They factor in supreme comfort, ethical and sustainable production and designs that make you smile. Shop Here.
Higher Grounds sells wonderful coffee, coffee making equipment, merchandise and gifts. Higher Grounds has a circular model to return benefits to the producers. A percent of sales is donated to their partner nonprofit, On the Ground, which supports sustainable, equitable solutions in coffee growing communities. Shop Here.
World For Good is a SEWF Verified Social Enterprise selling beautiful hand crafted bags and headbands made from upcycled fabric scraps from the textile industry. Their social enterprise makes a real economic difference for women living in poverty where opportunity is scarce and exploitation is common. Shop Here.
Rebel Nell is a SEWF Verified Social Enterprise and certified women owned business that exists to provide employment, equitable opportunity, and wraparound support for women with barriers to employment. By repurposing meaningful materials like fallen graffiti into wearable art, we mark life's important moments and connect them to your personal journey.We seek to embolden women, to embrace their infinite strength, and to define their own future. Our jewelry serves as a reminder that there is power in being ONE OF NO OTHER KIND.Shop Here.
Ethik is a SEWF Verified Social Enterprise that curates beautiful corporate gift boxes with curated items handmade by artisans from around the world, and ensures that each maker is paid fair and living wages for their goods. Order for your team or the whole office! Shop Here.
HHPLift is a SEWF Verified Social Enterprise selling everything from gourmet food and beverages to handbags, masks, jewelry, bath and body products and more. They provide economic independence through workforce and business opportunities for people overcoming barriers to fair wage employment. Shop Here.
Lucuma Designs sells beautiful handmade ornaments, decorations, gifts and more. Through artistic collaboration, superb craftsmanship, sustainable design and amazing teamwork, Lucuma Designs' collections spread beauty and cheer to consumers and artists alike! They are a member of the Fair Trade Federation and are also a SEWF Verified Social Enterprise. Shop Here.
Zee Bee Market is your source for socially and environmentally conscious gifts from around the world. They are an ethical retail store that sells a curated collection of handcrafted, Fair Trade and sustainably produced gifts as well as fairly traded coffee, chocolate, tea and other treats. Fair Trade Federation member. Shop Here.
GOEX makes bold, graphic tees for the whole family. These tees are made from U.S. eco-friendly fabrics, cut and sewn in Haiti and designed and printed in Kansas City. The GOEX initiative emerged from Global Orphan Project's orphan prevention programming, which recognizes that the best way to keep families together is to provide strong jobs and economic opportunities. GOEX is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and is a SEWF Verified Social Enterprise. Shop Here.
Not sure what to buy? Why not give the Catalyst Market Gift Card. Catalyst Market is the only global marketplace that integrates hundreds of social enterprise brands whose products have been curated for sustainable and ethical practices, putting people and planet first. Buy Here.
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