Father’s Day Gifts


10 great One For One Father’s Day gift ideas: when you buy one of these gifts for someone you care about, one will be given to someone in need around the globe, Buy One Give One!

Father’s Day is right around the corner, so we’ve decided to help you find the perfect gift for dad.   There is nothing like the sense of joy you can gain from giving. So why not combine giving a thoughtful gift to the most important man in your life while also helping someone in need, and you’ll make him very happy.

We hope this list of gift ideas might help you make his special day even more special.

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Krochet Kids

krochet kidts one for oneKrochet Kids helps over 100 people in Northern Uganda everyday to work and to rewrite their stories for the better.  The products created abroad have been well received here at home and the cooperation of the staff in America and artists in Northern Uganda has created a sustainable cycle of employment and empowerment.

 

 

 

 

 

One World Futbol Project

The Futbol, named after Sting’s song “One World (Not Three),” required eleven months of prototyping and field testing in Africa, Haiti, Iraq, and elsewhere. Months more of relationship-building and legal work followed, establishing a mission-driven business called the One World Futbol Project. Just five months after its public launch, the One World Futbol had already been introduced in 59 countries around the world through nearly 100 organizations using sport to resolve conflicts, teach tolerance, and build community.

 

 

Vitamma

vitamma one for one vitaminsVitamma‘s mission is to improve child health worldwide by fighting vitamin A deficiency (VAD) among children under five. An estimated 190 million children suffer from VAD worldwide, putting them at greater risk of illness and death. An additional 350,000 children go blind each year from VAD. With each Vitamma Multi purchased you provide three children with two year’s worth of Vitamin A enabling their young immune systems to fight infection and allowing them to lead meaningful and productive lives.

 

One Laptop Per Child

OLPC aims to provide each child with a rugged, low-cost, low-power, connected laptop. To this end, OPLC has designed hardware, content and software for collaborative, joyful, and self-empowered learning. With access to this type of tool, children are engaged in their own education, and learn, share, and create together. They become connected to each other, to the world and to a brighter future.

 

 

Warby Parker

Warby Parker one for oneWarby Parker believes that everyone has the right to see. By partnering with renowned non-profits, such as RestoringVision.org, Warby Parker partners is able to deliver one pair of glasses to someone in need for every pair that it sells, one for one. In doing so, they enable you to share the gift of vision and give them the opportunity to read, to work and to live a fuller life.

 

Blanket America

Buy one give one; a simple concept, but one Blanket America believes has the power to spur world-wide change. For each product you buy from Blanket America, they will donate a blanket to charity. If you need a quality woven or fleece blanket, chances are someone else out there does too. Blanket America envisions this model not only helping those in need, but changing the way charity and business is done. Blanket America wants consumers to demand more from the companies they use.

 

TOMS Shoes

With every pair of TOMS shoes purchased, a pair of new shoes given to a child in need.

As a supporter of TOMS, you’re already making a difference – whether by buying a pair, by going barefoot for One Day Without Shoes, or through any of the other ways you can get involved.  TOMS also announced its new one for one eyewear collection.

 

 

 

No nonsense | Socks for America

no nonsense one for one socks for americano nonsense one for one socks for americaIn partnership with K.I.D.S. (Kids in Distressed Situations), Socks for America is donating one million pairs of socks to families in need here in America. In July, four teams are traveling the country and distributing socks. Each team will attend 4 donation events over the 3-week period, after which, each team will submit short films to capture their experiences.

 

 

FIG Ties

Fig Ties one for oneFig Ties is instilling confidence and change by providing one school uniform to an underprivileged child with the sale of every tie.  FIG Ties is starting in Eastern Africa, specifically in 105 schools within Kenya and Tanzania.  They hope to soon provide uniforms to children all across the world so that kids can get the education they so rightly deserve, one tie at a time.

 

 

 

 

BoGo Light

bogo light one for oneBoGo Light designs and manufactures solar powered products which have a positive impact on people and the planet. The BoGo Light was created in 2006 and by participate in the Buy One Give One (BoGo) program and someone in a developing country will benefit from your gift of a BoGo Light.

 

 

4sight Sunglasses

one for one 4sight sunglassesFor every pair of 4sight sunglasses you buy, they give a new pair of corrective eyeglasses to a person in need. They’re all about giving you a clear, tangible way to change the life of a person in need and the world.  Thankfully, there is a solution to this problem is simple and well-known: glasses! For these people, a simple pair of eyeglasses is truly life-changing.  One billion people around the world lack the eye-care they need to lead normal, productive lives; for these people, a simple pair of eyeglasses is truly life-changing.