2015 Gift Guide: Charitable Gifts
Give a gift that gives a whole lot more!
BEARS FOR HUMANITY
Giving feels good.. and with these teddy bears... you get to do it twice. For every bear purchased through 'Bears for Humanity'.. another will be donated to a child in need.
These eye-catching backpacks -- like a dinosaur, shark, butterfly or space racer -- are part of the "One Here. One There" program. With every "Bixbee backpack" purchased.. a schoolbag filled with supplies is sent to another kid in need.
Look at the toes of these "Bobbi-Toads" shoes - as individual as your kids! They light up in 5 different colored lights when you walk. You can even add stickers. Or how about polish.. right on the shoes. Change it up as often as you like. Company donates shoes to children's hospitals.
The Dream Bed is Mattress Firm's new bed-in-a-box that's a high-quality and affordable option for those looking to "click and ship" a bed to their homes. Choose from Original or Cool - which features a built-in cooling layer! Both versions include seven inches of high-density base foam to provide comfort and reduce motion transfer. Each Dream Bed purchase triggers a donation of a twin bed to a child or family in need!
KIEHLS FEEDING AMERICA
When you see this Norman Rockwell painting.. "Young Love: Sledding" on Kiehl's holiday collection of items, know you're making a difference in the lives of hungry children. 100% of the net profits from the sale of those items will go to Feeding America.. a hunger-relief charity. The program will provide families with a million meals this holiday season.
"LITTLE BOOK - BIG LAUGHS" RIDDLE BOOK AND "LITTLE BOOK - BIG LAUGHS" KNOCK-KNOCK BOOK
For kids.. by kids. 17 North Texas children helped fill these riddle and knock-knock joke books. Proceeds benefit the United Healthcare Children's Foundation which provides medical grants to families with ill children.
NOKERO SOLAR LIGHT BULB
Clip it on your pack and let it charge while you hike! The Nokero company ("No-Kerosene") wants to help end energy poverty for the 1.3 billion people who live without electricity. Buy a bulb and they'll give one away. So far, they have donated more than 1-million solar-powered bulbs in 120 countries. Eliminates the need for kerosene yet shines seven times brighter than a kerosene lamp.. up to 15 hours.
SIMBI 'S BOHO LUXE LINE
Waste is wearable art! These "Simbi Boho" handmade bracelets, headbands and accessories are made from "upcycled" t-shirt scraps. Each purchase provides clean drinking water and 15 sustainable jobs for the people of Haiti.
SKLZ PRO MINI HOOP REBOUND
Shoot hoops.. support troops. This easy mounting pro mini hoop has a break-away rim, clear shatterproof backboard, and digi-camo mini-ball. It's perfect for the bedroom or game room. A portion of proceeds will be donated to the Challenged Athletes Foundation's Operation Rebound Program for veterans and first responders.
TRX PRO PINK SUSPENSION TRAINING KIT
Show your support and take action with the limited edition TRX PRO Pink Suspension Training Kit. TRX proudly donates 10% of each purchase to Bright Pink® which supports breast and ovarian health efforts for women. This kit features the strongest, most durable Suspension Trainer TRX has ever built for commercial use, a trainer-specific instructional video, 6 mix and match workout sessions, and two bonus workouts!