Get In The True Holiday Spirit With These 5 Gifts That Give Back
The holidays are about more than just how much money you can spend and how many gifts are under your tree. This year, try something a little more meaningful and give a gift that gives back to someone in need. You and your gift recipient will feel warm and fuzzy knowing the gift you’ve given is helping someone who needs it. Check out this round-up of gifts that give back this holiday season.
The National Park Coloring Book
The Parks Project is helping to support and protect America’s most treasured public lands. If you purchase their 26-page coloring book, proceeds will support the National Park Foundation’s Open Outdoors For Kids. This program helps kids get outdoors and connect with nature. The coloring book is not only fun it’s also educational and features facts about different national parks on every page. The coloring book sells for $16 and can be purchased on the Parks Project website.
Help The Homeless With Mitscoots Outfitters
When you purchase a pair of Mitscoots Outfitters wool gloves, you will also be helping a person who is transitioning out of homelessness. Mitscoots Outfitters aims to give clothes and work opportunities to people who are just coming out of being homeless. When you purchase a pair of these warm gloves, you’ll also be helping someone change their lives. That’s a pretty powerful glove. A pair of gloves costs $44 and are sold on the Mitscoots Outfitters website.
WO Dog Toys Brings Love In
When shopping for your beloved pet this holiday season, Wo Dog Toys are the gifts that will keep on giving. The four-pack of dog bones are a fun treat for Fido and will also give meals to orphaned children and widows. Through the Bring Love In Organization, Wo Toys will fund meals for mothers and children in need with every dog toy you purchase. Toys range from $56-$76 and can be purchased through the Bring Love In website.
Roma Chelsea Rain Boots Provide Boots For Children
If you’re shopping for a new pair of rain boots this winter for yourself or for a gift, Roma Chelsea Rain Boots are a great find. The boots are adorable and practical for brutal, wet winters and rainy days. For every pair purchased, a new pair of boots will be given to a child who needs them. In addition, 10% of the proceeds will also go towards funding educational initiatives for children around the world. Boots are available for purchase on Amazon for $49.
Grounds & Hounds Coffee Co.
For the dog and coffee lover in your family, Grounds & Hounds Coffee Company has them covered. When you purchase any of their coffee, 20% of all the proceeds will go to a rescue organization near you. Grounds & Hounds Coffee Company has partnered with local rescue organizations to help provide much-needed funding for animals in need. Three packs of coffee run around $44 on average and can be purchased through the Grounds & Hounds Coffee Company website.
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