It’s the last quarter of the year and for most of us, that means traveling somewhere. Whether it’s visiting family for the holidays, escaping from the cold of the North, or taking a nice ski vacation, a huge number of us will be on planes, often stuck on a runway somewhere with our electronic devices [...]
A week ago Oxfam America posted a quote from Minor Meyers: “Go into the world and do well. But more importantly, go into the world and do good.” Had I known when we designed our shopping bags, Tees, and advertising for our retail store that I was channeling a man who defined philanthropy through actions, [...]
We are very pleased to announce that starting early next week Gifts With Humanity will become the Daily Deal provider for JustSourced.com. Every day we will run a new Daily Deal on GiftsWithHumanity.com at 25-50% or more off retail prices. These deals will last 3 days each and be available both online and in our [...]
We have just completed this guide to 10 eco-chic products, the guide is both serious and fun. We hope that you will enjoy our picks, look great in them and more importantly feel confident talking about Fair trade and the environment.
It can be downloaded here
With the rise of markets such as China, comes shortages of basic raw materials. At the same time the environment is under pressure causing both draughts and floods. These and other factors have lead to significant increases in basic costs, from food, to raw materials and energy.
SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY BY SHOPPING Gifts With Humanity launches March 1st 2011 with a new look and local community connection. Every purchase will support a US-based Good Cause in addition to the Fair Trade mission of selling handmade products from Artisans in 20 countries. With every purchase made, Gifts With Humanity will donate 10% of [...]
This is an early draft of our site redesign for GiftsWithHumanity.com. Among other things you may notice is that we intend to make the Good Cause Program an integral part of who we are. When we relaunch every purchase will directly benefit a US based good cause. Let us know about your good cause, we [...]
Fair Trade Handicrafts face increase in duty, due to a lack of action by congress. On January 1st 2011 the GSP Duty Free provisions to assist the poorest countries through trade expired. In the last few days of the last congress, an extension was approved by the House but rejected by the Senate, due to [...]
Every New Year it is a long held tradition to make some changes, whether it’s losing some weight or quitting a bad habit. Our New Year Resolution for 2011 is to help local US communities in addition to communities worldwide. We hope to develop a few initiatives to support this New Year resolution; today we will make a [...]
Congratulations to Dawn for winning first prize with 208 votes. Her piece was titled The Gardian. Congratulations to Nikki for winning second prize with 161 votes. Her piece was titled Paper Mache Giraffe. To see all the entries visit our Facebook fan page at www.facebook.com/GiftsWithHumanity.