Unlike Black Friday: Shop for Good Sunday is a day to get more meaningful gifts, avoid the madness of the crowds, and know your holiday purchases are supporting brands that do good for people and the planet.
But like Black Friday: Many brands are offering deals!
Here’s 44 amazing brands making the world better and offering special discounts and impactful promotions that we can all feel good about.
Unique candles and gift sets created in their Easthampton, MA studio by women refugees building a brighter future for themselves and their families. Each candle is handpoured in a well-designed container that is easily refilled or repurposed. Soy blend wax and amazing scents with essential oils. The perfect gift!
Classy casual clothes, sewn and signed by women overcoming sex trafficking in Nepal. Katie, the founder, started the company out of her house after a trip to Nepal. Now the business has grown and she and her team are helping women who’ve gotten out of the sex trade to become empowered and self-sufficient, one elegant tee at a time. Btw–free shipping and returns within the U.S.!
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If you have a handbag from Purse & Clutch, you’ll undoubtedly be asked where you got it. You can let them know it’s handwoven by women artisans in Guatemala and Ethiopia earning a fair wage. Jen, the founder, also mentors young female entrepreneurs from in Austin, Texas, several of which have gone on to start their own social enterprises. Good begetting more good!
Healthy, happy homes love Meliora Cleaning Products — safe, non-toxic cleaning and laundry products that actually work. Made in small batches in Chicago, often by founders Mike and Kate themselves, with as many local ingredients as possible. Their products take clean to the next level by disclosing every single ingredient used. Meliora is latin for “better” and we happen to agree!
Inspired by a Peace Corps assignment in Morocco, founder Amanda wanted to share cultures through crafts as an interactive way for families to learn more about the world. The kits are made using sustainable materials, and every kit purchased supports nonprofits working in that country. Get crafty and explore the world from your kitchen table!
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Really cool stuff. Unique yet familiar designs. A leader on social and environmental responsibility for over 20 years. Committed to living wages for culturally diverse artisans. All pieces are 100% organic.
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Empowers artisans who bring their beautiful designs to life with a sustainable income, health care, education, and chance to break the cycle of poverty. Employs over 1,500 women in economically challenged countries like Pakistan, India, Ethiopia, and Peru. A B Corp, member of the Fair Trade Federation and the Ethical Fashion Forum. Awarded “Best of the World” in Community Impact in 2016!
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Cozy, hand-knitted hats and head warmers made from organic alpaca fiber sustainably sourced in Peru. Created by a husband and wife team, Chilean-born Raimundo and lifelong-crafter Eileen, Surhilo means “southern knit” and empowers local artisans and farmers in South America.
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Norton Point creates super cool shades from 100% recovered ocean plastic. Every purchase of sunglasses removes one-pound of plastic from the ocean, and 5% of net profits are donated to global clean up efforts. Check them out, you’ll definitely #seaplasticdifferently!
Organic basics for infants and kids ethically-made in Toronto, Canada. Founder Alyssa created mini mioche after having her first child and discovering it was hard to find simple, sustainble essentials for children. mini mioche uses organic fabrics, low-impact dyes, and recycled packaging, with the ultimate goal of leaving the planet a little better for our little ones.
Beautifully curated artisan-made goods from around the globe made by survivors of abuse, conflict and disease. Jane, the founder, travels the world meeting the amazing women behind their collection. Shop ethically-made products by cause or by country to find unique gifts with purpose.
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Peter got to know craftspeople in Pastores, Guatemala making really high-quality shoes. He thought if he could connect them to the U.S. Market they could earn enough to Live Well with their families and catalyze social mobility. So he invented The Living Well line, an impact model that combines quantitative data and personal interviews to measure the cost of Living Well in any community.
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The founders of Pistol Lake are obsessed with making incredibly high-quality activewear for men —and as former tech guys, so they’re constantly innovating ways to make their products even more sustainable. They’re mixin’ in recycled materials, manufacturing close to home to reduce their carbon footprint, and always going toxin-free.
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A pioneer in sustainable consumables, Preserve offers a range of high-quality, well-designed everyday products from toothbrushes and razors to kitchenware. Founder Eric started the company in the ’90s because a lot of people had started recycling—but pretty much no one was making stuff out of recycled materials. All products are made from 100% recycled materials, and we love the toothbrushes!
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The only thing Looptworks scraps is the typical way of doing business. They make super durable, good-looking travel and tote bags, backpacks, apparel and accessories out of 100% upcycled materials. They’re keeping tons (literally) of useful material from going to the landfill. And, they have the Loopt4Life Guarantee to ensure you’ve got a product you can use forever.
Founder Denise got into NYU for dance but couldn’t afford it. So she started teaching dance when she was 17 to pay for school. After graduation she started thinking about how to empower young artists so they can actualize their dreams. Today, Wunderkid is providing supplemental income for young artists to bring their dreams to life by creating one-of-a-kind greeting cards.
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In 1989 few people were thinking about bringing reusable bags to the market to reduce waste. That’s the year when Eco-bags got started. Today, they continue to lead the way having recently been named a “Best for the World Overall” company, meaning they’re among the most socially responsible among all Certified B Corporations. So y’know, they’re kind of a big deal.
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Traditional techniques meet modern design with SLATE + SALT’s collection of one-of-a-kind pieces. Founded by Lyndsay, a travel junkie who fell in love with the people, cultures and craftsmanship she encountered exploring off the beaten path villages across Southeast Asia. She shares an ever-evolving selection of designs from her personal relationships with talented artisans in 14 countries and counting!
Lightweight, waterproof solar lights for everything from outdoor adventures to backyard celebrations, MPOWERD creates affordable clean energy products to make the world brighter. With a network of over 345 nonprofits in 90 countries, every purchase you make supports MPOWRD’s mission to bring light to 3 billion people globally still living without reliable electricity.
Give a meaningful gift with the Fair + Simple gift card. Recipients can redeem for ANY single item in their cause-based collection of high quality, beautifully designed goods. Every item comes with a story and is ethically sourced from companies that give back. Take the guess work out of giving!
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Kari co-founded Buy the Change in 2012 because she wanted to make a meaningful difference in women’s lives—and she does! Her boutique features products made by women around the world, mostly working at home or in small cooperatives that allow them to earn income without leaving their families. A Certified B Corporation, they made top 10 “Best for the World” list for the past three years!
Three dudes taught themselves how to crochet really cool, high-quality knitwear! Then started a non-profit empowering artisans making all sorts of great clothes in high-risk areas of Uganda and Peru. The Kids pay good wages and provide education and mentorship programs. Every product’s tag is signed in ink by the real person who made it.
Founded by two best friends looking for impactful ways to support survivors of human trafficking. Their purposeful bags are made of sustainable materials and sewn in fair trade factories, and 20% of profits are donated to empower survivors of trafficking in Los Angeles.
We get the name, the shoes are as strong as a fortress! The company challenges anyone to find a higher-quality pair. The brand’s founder Evan went backpacking in Peru in 2004 and discovered this cool-looking, durable style. Each pair is still handmade by Peruvian shoemakers who work in excellent conditions and receive health care and social security benefits.
Natural care and cleaning supplies that are good for your body, your home, and your planet. Instead of ordering a new bottle, they make it easy to refill what you already have, reducing a ton of waste. Hot bubble baths, clean people, lovely smells, and a little less plastic in the world–Good stuff!
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Handmade, ethically sourced jewelry from Colombia. Yumajai co-creates vibrant, beautiful pieces with talented indigenous artisans fusing ancient crafts with modern design. Each purchase of their jewelry funds one hour of training for a group of local artisans.
Founders Jackie and Evan went on a trip to Texas, the place they stayed at had bathrobes so nice that they didn’t take them off for days! They thought, we could make robes this comfortable but with cooler designs–and make them ethically. All robes made in USA by workers paid a living wage, and with a very low-waste process–they even use little scraps left over to make mini-robes for beer bottles (no joke).
Encircled’s founder Kristi started Encircled in her kitchen with a sewing machine she bought on Craig’s List! Now they’ve grown into a full-fledged brand making really comfortable small batch clothing–all made in Toronto with ethical production practices and eco-friendly fabrics, up-cycling their excess fabrics, and using recyclable shipping materials.
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Sheets, bedding and bath linens that are so good, in every way. Incredibly soft, seriously high-quality, these are items made to last. And they’re Fair Trade certified, 100% organic, and completely chemical free (who wants to sleep in chemicals?). HuffPo calls them “The world’s most fair and transparent luxury linen company.”
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Founder Kristin really likes Texas. She also loves animals, especially dogs. Merging the two, you get Boots & Arrow, a true labor of love. Gathering used cowboy boots (not too hard in Texas) that are landfill-bound, they repurpose them into dog collars. No two are alike and they’re super durable. Sales benefit local animal rescue orgs, like the ones where Kristin found her four rescue dogs.
When co-founder Shannon first traveled to Pakistan, she fell in love with the country’s people, culture, and most of all, fashion. She and co-founder Megan partnered with an entrepreneur in Lahore to restore his family-owned factory into a workshop where local designers and artisans work together to create fair trade garments for women and girls.
Founder Jenn lived many years in Mexico where she met incredibly talented artists making high quality bags, jewelry and accessories, but struggling to support their families. She started Boutique to provide a pathway for communities to rise above poverty, providing a steady income for women artists to invest in their families. Every item is artisan-made, and is a completely original work of art.
High performance athletic wear made with sustainable, plant-based materials and low impact production. Perfect for the gym, the outdoors, yoga or everyday kickin’ it. Founders Matt and Graham got the idea during a trip to the Great Wall of China and are revolutionizing the activewear industry with their own future fabrics.
Travel for a cause with Visit.org, a platform for social impact and experiential travel experiences. They offer thousands of immersive experiences in 80 countries and partner with local nonprofits, investing 100% of revenue back into the local community. If you’re like us, and the favorite part of any trip is getting to know the local people and culture, check them out!
Carolina returned to her native Colombia after studying business in Shanghai and met an unemployed master artisan shoemaker on the street. She and her classmate Luis asked if he could make them a pair of shoes, and the result was beautiful! Today, Mamahuhu is empowering once-unemployed artisans with the opportunity to run their OWN sustainable businesses.
Passion Lilie’s collection is handmade by women in India, with hand-block printing and handwoven fabrics that give their products a unique look and feel. The makers are all paid a living wage and take great pride in their work. Founder Katie designs all the apparel herself in New Orleans —with a flair for vintage and retro—and loves visiting the artisan groups in India who bring her designs to life!
A Certified B Corporation run by a young husband and wife team making incredibly good looking, very high-quality dress shirts. They use the world’s finest 100% certified organic fabric, and every single item is made in New England by experienced craftspeople who earn a living wage plus health and retirement benefits.
Modavanti’s founder David used to be a reporter. He wrote a freelance story about farm workers in Egypt who were living in poverty and dying from exposure to harmful pesticides. He couldn’t get anyone to run his story. He said screw this, I’ll change this industry from the inside out! So he started an ethical fashion company. Really cool clothes, beauty products and home goods.
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