Looking for the perfect gift for a friend or family member? Want it to also promote social good? That's a tough combination, but look no more! Our holiday gift guide is finally here!
1. Charcoal Alpaca Beanie from Zady ~ $95
This winter is going to be cold, so why not get your loved one something practical? This beanie is naturally and indulgently soft and warm, and Zady is committed to products with solid construction, the best materials, the lowest environmental footprint, and the highest labor standards.
2. Holiday 4-Bar Collection by Theo Chocolate ~ $16
This delicious chocolate, known more affectionately as the "snowman" bar, comes in a pack of four and has a unique coconut mint flavor. Theo Chocolate brings out the best in the cocoa bean by celebrating and strengthening connections with Congo.
3. Off-the-shoulder Sweater by Le Dessein ~ $75
After a long day at work, your friends are ready to curl up in something like this. This cozy sweater helps girls attend school in Liberia. Le Dessein believes that women have an irrevocable right to be educated.
4. Food Life Hope Men's Baseball Tee from Sevenly ~ $32
This poly blend tee is handdrawn and a reminder that food is a blessing that nurtures life. At Sevenly, $7 from each purchases goes to a charity. This tee helps restore the lives of sex trafficking survivors.
5. Find Your Mission Trip ~ prices vary
This is the gift that keeps giving. Fund a volunteer trip for a loved one and have a permanent impact his or her or her life! From surfing with kids in Cape Town to working on an alpaca ranch, there's a trip for everyone. Help your friend or family member make a lasting impact on the world.
Samantha is a junior at Columbia University studying Art History & Visual Arts. She is currently interning at MISSION.tv and Tribeca Film Center.