Gifts that Give Back


One way to feel better about this crazy consumer season is to shop for gifts that help fund good works, either by supporting makers or by donating a portion of proceeds. Here is a round-up of round-ups about these great gift ideas:

•  Forbes – A Shopping Guide for the Socially Conscious

•  The Good Trade – Gifts that Give Back for Her and for Him

•  Huff Post Style – Sucheta Rawal: Holiday Gifts that Give Back

•  Los Angeles Times – 11 Gifts that Will Change the World

•  Refinery29 – Ethical Charitable Gift Ideas

•  Remodelista – Gift Guide 2015: Charitable Gifts

•  This Old House – 13 Gifts that Give Back

•  Today – Gifts that Give Back [Video]

And if you need a handy reminder about when to get these gifts out the door, check the guidelines from USPS, UPS, and FedEx.