Holiday 2012 Gift Guide, part IV- gifts that give.

holidays gift guide charity gifts, gifts that give

The select items above make great gifts this holiday season for charitable characters. All products donate portions of the proceeds to specific causes and foundations, which you can read about below. #payitforward  #winwin

1. Support the World Wildlife Foundation with the Zoo Animals Wood Chess Set. This chess set features 100% FSC certified wood from well-managed forests.  When you purchase one of these games, 5% of the sale goes toward the WWF‘s global conservation effort.  $33.99

2. Nicole Miller Indego Africa Tote. Nicole Miller has partnered up with Indego Africa for a few years now for a line of fair-trade clothes and jewelry {that are mayyjourr.}.  The hand-picked African fabrics and craftsmanship by Rwandan women artisans focus on the people of this country to show civilians are part of a beautiful culture that has nothing to do with the violence and corruption that has recently dominated its image in the international press. 15% of the profits from this collection will be donated to Indego Africa, which will use the money to bring business, money management, and computer education to African women.  $60

3. Dogeared Stand Up To Cancer Necklace reminds you to join the movement, spread the message, and stand up! Profits go towards Stand Up To Cancer’s groundbreaking efforts to find the cure, and put an end to cancer. Gold dipped arrow charm spring ring closure stand up for cancer handcrafted in California. For every necklace sold, $20 is donated to Stand Up To Cancer.  $72

4. Gorjana & Griffin Lovebird Necklace.  The Gorjana Lovebird Necklace benefiting St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital has been designed specifically for the organization. 50% of the proceeds will help the organization advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment.  $54

5. West Elm Charity Mug, Teach For America. West Elm will donate 50% of the purchase price from the sale of each mug to the organization represented.  $10

6. Gorjana & Griffin Knox Double Necklace.  The Gorjana Charity Water Necklace has been designed especially for Charity Water. 50% of proceeds are donated to Charity Water to help bring clean, safe drinking water to people in developing countries. $60

7.  Susan G. Komen Sodastream Fizz Soda Maker Starter Kit.  Create your own flavored water and drinks with this SodaStream Fizz home soda maker. With every purchase, SodaStream will donate a portion of the proceeds  to the Susan G. Komen Foundation$197.99

8. West Elm Charity Mug, Architecture for Humanity West Elm will donate 50% of the purchase price from the sale of each mug to the organization represented. $10

9. FEED 1 Reversible Cotton and Burlap Tote Bag This reversible design was inspired by Lauren Bush’s travels as a student ambassador through the United Nations. Each FEED 1 Bag will provide school meals to one child for one year through the UN World Food Programme (WFP). Made of organic cotton and natural burlap, this is the perfect carryall for both men and women.  $80

10. Gorjana & Griffin Super Star Charm Leather Bracelet.  Designed especially for the Make a Wish Foundation, 50% of proceeds go to this organization to help give hope, strength, and joy to children with life-threatening medical conditions. This bracelet features a 18k gold plated textured star charm, lambskin leather, and a custom gold toggle closure.  $45

11. Brooks Brothers St Jude Stripe Tie.  Pure silk, Made in the USA. Brooks Brothers will donate $5 of the purchase price of this item throughout the holiday season to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital$55

12. TOMS Eyewear Marisol Square Acetate Sunglasses. For every pair of these chic TOMS Eyewear sunglasses you purchase, TOMS will help give sight to a person in need. One for One. $129

13. Nest Blue Garden Autism Candle.  Blue hydrangea, hyacinth, and forget-me-nots are blended with fresh green notes and a dew drop accord to create the aroma of a lush floral garden. An exquisite way to scent any home, the Blue Garden Candle represents a pledge for progress. NEST Fragrances will donate 100% of the net proceeds for this candle to Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism science and advocacy organization.  $32

Missed my first few gift guides? Get caught up and inspired via each story:
1. Part I – under $40
2. Part II- for the jet setter
3. Part III – for the hostess with the mostess

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