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Eradicate Poverty with Bead for Life Socially Responsible Jewelry

Eradicate Poverty with Bead for Life Socially Responsible Jewelry

Rebecca Daneault February 29, 2012

Since 2004 BeadforLife has been making a difference in the lives of countless hardworking and intelligent women of Uganda by helping create a market for their socially responsible jewelry.  These talented artisans are trained

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Give Back with Socially Responsible Clothing from Collaborative World

Give Back with Socially Responsible Clothing from Collaborative World

Rebecca Daneault February 28, 2012

For Collaborative World, giving is the brand.  They are a for-profit socially responsible clothing company that exists to support non-profit organizations and to amplify the efforts of individuals and organizations that are already striving

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Forgotten Shirts – Empowering Others through Fair Trade T-Shirts

Forgotten Shirts – Empowering Others through Fair Trade T-Shirts

Rebecca Daneault February 25, 2012

Forgotten Shirts was founded in 2009, built upon and inspired by one of the greatest unmet needs in places like Uganda and the Congo – good jobs for good people.  The organization’s fair trade

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Bridgewater Candle Company Socially Responsible Gifts – Candles for a Cause

Bridgewater Candle Company Socially Responsible Gifts – Candles for a Cause

Rebecca Daneault February 23, 2012

Who doesn’t love a scented candle?  There’s just something about certain scents that can capture the spirit and conjure up warm, happy memories of people, places and things of our past.  Now imagine if

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All Change Begins Small with Tiny Revolutionary Socially Responsible Clothing

All Change Begins Small with Tiny Revolutionary Socially Responsible Clothing

Rebecca Daneault February 22, 2012

Since its inception in 2008, Tiny Revolutionary has donated more than $30,000 to children’s charities.  Their socially responsible clothing features timely and powerful messages that embrace the potential that children have to transform others

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KUTOA Bars – Socially Responsible Health Bars that are Good for You and Good for the World

KUTOA Bars – Socially Responsible Health Bars that are Good for You and Good for the World

Rebecca Daneault February 21, 2012

In Swahili the word ku-toa means “to give”.  That’s the very basic yet very powerful concept that KUTOA is based on.  Founder Joey Grassia came up with the idea for KUTOA after he witnessed

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Chasing Daylight – 31 Bits Spring Collection

Chasing Daylight – 31 Bits Spring Collection

Rory Wehrlie February 17, 2012

31 Bits offers unique, hand-crafted fair trade jewelry, designed and created by the women of Uganda. The 31 Bits mission is simple: to use jewelry, fashion and design to empower women to rise above

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Deadly Water – Fighting to Provide Clean Water in Haiti

Deadly Water – Fighting to Provide Clean Water in Haiti

Rory Wehrlie February 16, 2012

This is a Guest Author Post by Jackie Bird from Epic Timepieces, a watch company with philanthropy at its core.  Epic enables people to join the fight against the water crisis by providing clean water to

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Epic Timepieces – Socially Responsible Watches that are a Catalyst for Change

Epic Timepieces – Socially Responsible Watches that are a Catalyst for Change

Rebecca Daneault February 16, 2012

After traveling to Haiti to help with the relief effort following the 2010 earthquake, Jeff and Jackie Bird were dismayed by the fact that so many people there still lacked clean water, and were

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One Day Without Shoes Official Shirts

One Day Without Shoes Official Shirts

Rory Wehrlie February 15, 2012

In addition to the creative toolkit items available to help people get the word out about the One Day Without Shoes campaign, you can also purchase your very own original One Day Without Shoes

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