Products We’re Loving that Also Give Back
If shop at Amazon and you don’t know about Amazon Smile, you’ve lost countless opportunities to give back to your favorite charity every time you buy something. It’s simple, easy, and doesn’t cost you a thing. And you can give back even more, by buying products from companies who also give back to good causes. So you get two give backs every time you shop. Kinda makes shopping guilt-free. Here’s the scoop.
Give to your favorite charity through Amazon Smile
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate .5% of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. You can choose from nearly one million organizations to support.
To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. Log into your account and it’s that simple.
And here are few products you’ll find at Amazon that also give back.
Desert Essence Oils Supports Girls Around the World
We love, love, love Desert Essence’s Moringa with Jojoba and Rose Hip Oil and the low price too. You can use it for your face, neck and hands to help revitalize skin with a rich combination of nutrients. Known as The Tree of Life, Moringa which delivers a healthy supply of fatty acids, Vitamins A, B, C, & E, and antioxidants. The Moringa Seed Oil is blended with Jojoba Oil to help enhance skin’s texture and glow. Rose Hip Oil, rich in GLA fatty acids, is added to this powerful natural trio. 1% of gross wholesale sales of this product, with a minimum donation of $10,000 annually through February 2018, will go to Plan International USA’s Because I Am a Girl Initiative, which improves the lives of girls through educational opportunities and resources. Available at Amazon for $12.
ALEX AND ANI Jewelry Supports 48 Non-Profits
This company known for its amazing givebacks, has a jewelry line called “Charity by Design” that has donated $48 million dollars to 48 non-profits across the globe. Here are just a couple of items that support great charities.
The Cupcake Bangle Bracelet to Erase MS
Adorn yourself with the Cupcake Charm to embrace an optimistic outlook that leads to a peaceful existence. Through December 2014, 20% of proceeds received by Alex and Ani from selling the Cupcake bangle, with a minimum donation of $25,000, will be donated to Race to Erase MS that is dedicated to the treatment and ultimate cure of Multiple Sclerosis.Details Silver or gold-tone bangle. Amazon. $23.60.
Heart of Strength for the Global Fund for Aids
ALEX AND ANI will contribute 20% of the purchase price* from each Heart of Strength Charm sold, with a minimum contribution of $25,000 between January 2017 and December 2017 to Global Fund to fight AIDS with (RED). Amazon. $29.99
Soma Water Bottle Helps Bring Clean Drinking Water to Millions
Dump the plastic. The Soma glass water bottle features a bamboo cap, and is made of high quality, shatter-resistent glass, with an easy grip protective silicone sleeve. A healthy way to stay hydrated everyone. And every time you buy a Soma water bottle, they make a donation that helps charity: water build sustainable, community-owned water projects in developing countries to that people have access to clean drinking water. Amazon. $28.
Philosophy Purity One-Step Facial Cleanser Supports Mental Health
We love philosophy products, and especially this award-winning daily gentle facial skin cleanser that cleanses, tones and melts away all face and eye makeup in one simple step, while lightly hydrating the skin. And they donate 1% of all USA net product proceeds to support community based mental health efforts. Amazon. $30.98.
Sudara Pajamas and Loungwear Helps Prevent Human Trafficking
Ethically made in India, Sudara’s pajamas and loungewear for women are not only comfortable, every purchase invests in job creation and training for women who are at risk or survivors of human trafficking. With every purchase, you are empowering women with the skills and resources they need to create a new life for themselves and their children. Amazon. $54.
Roma Rainboots Give Poverty the Boot
They have so many great styles to choose from in prices ranging from $12 to $100, for women and kids too. And for every boot purchased, Roma gives a pair of rainboots to a child in need. Their goal is to donate a million boots by 2020. Available at Amazon.