Gifted gift-giving this holiday season – with a charitable twist

The Ritcey Report

Written by Lynn Healy-Goulet
December 6, 2016

One of the most vexing challenges at this time of the year is coming up with gift ideas that, while appropriate to the recipient, demonstrate an element of social consciousness on your part. What follows are some low budget suggestions designed to ensure that you are recognized by those you care for as a gifted gift-giver.

Soap | Product: Help Some-Body Soap by Consonant
Donation: 100 percent of proceeds to Canadian Breast Cancer Support Fund. Price: $12

Wearable | Product: Bluenotes True Colors Tee
Donation: All proceeds going to Kids Help Phone to assist fight against bullying. Price: $10

Footwear | Product: Toms shoes
Donation: For every pair of shoes purchased, Toms donates a pair to a child in need. The company has also launched Toms Eyewear: For every pair of glasses purchased, Toms buys prescription glasses, donates to eye surgery or helps with medical treatment.
Price: From $55 to $70

Wishing you a restful, exuberant and very happy holiday!
Ritcey Team