It is the season to be charitable: a recent Gallup Survey reports Americans will spend, on average, $812 this Christmas season. Why not channel some of that spending power into creating good by supporting nonprofits while you shop?
Sevenly offers a highly curated collection of limited-edition cause art and gifts. Seven dollars from each purchase is donated to a rotating list of charities. www.sevenly.org
Founded by Bono in 2006, (RED) has generated more than $250 million for HIV and AIDS programs in Africa. www.red.org/en/shop
Raven + Lily helps employ marginalized women at fair trade wages helping them to break the cycle of poverty for themselves and their families. www.ravenandlily.com
Prefer to keep your donations closer to home? Most hospitals, museums, and many nonprofits have gift shops and product sales benefiting their local programs. Let us know your favorite nonprofit shopping site, we’ll help share the news.