Giving back is a part of the human spirit, and something that I LOVE about being an entrepreneur! People want to give back because it helps the make the world a better place. There are companies in this world that will give a portion of their money made to charity. There are also companies who giving back in ethical ways. Check out these 5+ unique brands that are committed to giving back.
What a unique name The Citizenry has. Each product that is made through The Citizenry has a story. Local artisans are collaborated with to help put together an amazing line of products. These artisans come from all over the world. They do a lot of good because they’re helping to source local goods. This gives jobs to local communities and helps feed families. The different products available ranges from chairs to pillows to baskets and other homemade gifts.
What if fashion was more than just a quick dollar? That is what Nisolo comes down to. The products from Nisolo are intentionally designed, ethically made, and fairly priced. Nisolo is committed to giving back because they’re able to offer a fair wage, benefits, and a healthy working environment to its workers. Their main factory is located in Trujillo, Peru, so ethically made fashion is super important.
What I love about MAHI Leather is they think prices to consumers should be fair. They remove the middleman from the buying process, which helps keep prices low. MAHI Leather not only creates beautiful products like, duffles, holdalls, backpacks and more. Get this, every MAHI that is bought, $1.50 gets donated to clean water causes. There is nothing better than knowing the world is getting clean water. The $1.50 is donated to FRANK Water, which is a UK based charity.
What if every piece of clothing you bought for your baby made an impact somewhere else? This unique baby clothing line has an amazing story. They donate 25% of their profits towards charities that empower women during their pregnancies, childbirth, and even throughout parenthood. When you purchase products from Baby Teresa, you’re doing so much good because you are helping mothers and babies from all over the world.
You can tell there is a trend here with companies who want to help men and women make a fair wage from all over the world. Indego Africa is a unique brand that helps empower women who are artisans in Africa. The mission of this company is to help lift the artisans out of poverty. Giving back looks a little different sometimes, but the mission of Indego Africa is something to look forward to. You can shop anything from stools to mudcloth pillows.
Now that you know of these 5 different brands that are committed to giving back that I love, I want to hear about your favorite brands that make a difference too!