Check it out! Mother’s Day gifts that give back

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Bag:      

                Quilted Koala:

  • Donates to Sloan Kettering breast cancer division
  • $17-$143
  • includes jewelry rolls, makeup bags and duffels for travel
  • http://shop.quiltedkoala.com

 

Shoes

                Sseko (Pronounced Say-Ko)

  • handmade in Uganda
  • educate women and girls through dignified employment and scholarships.
  • So far Sseko has enabled 72 women to continue on to university.
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  • Buy the sole and interchangeable ribbons
  • Able to tie them more than 50 ways.
  • $49-$65

Jewelry

                La Soula:

  • 25% goes to Every Mother Counts
  • Provides transportation, education and supplies addressing global maternal health
  • $149-$220

 

Perfume

                Givescent:

  • 5% of the proceeds helps benefit Women for Women International, an organization that supports female survivors of war
  • $49/ bottle
  • Citrus and vanilla, free of alcohol, formaldehyde and sulfates
  • com

 

Beauty:

                Rooted Beauty:

  • Helps women escape from extreme poverty through Woman2Woman Project
  • Each product benefits a specific woman
  • Provides vocational training and recovery counseling
  • Scrub, exfoliator, wipes lip balm and moisturizer
  • $3-$13.00
  • com or Target

Wine:

                One Hope:

  • ONEHOPE provides many award-winning wines that all have a measurable social impact.
  • Core Collection Chardonnay - Every 2 cases funds a clinical trial for a woman with Breast Cancer
  • $18.99
  • com, Meijer’s and Heinen’s (in Chicago) and Amazon

 

Coffee

                City Girl Coffee

  • a portion of every sale to organizations that support women in their country of origin, including Guatamala, Indonesia .
  • sources coffees from women producers whenever possible
  • small batch, organic
  • com
  • $13.99