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Fantastic Find: School-in-a-Box



UNICEF’s School-in-a-Box $186

Whenever I go on a shopping binge, I make it my mission to buy at least one item benefitting a charity (or more, depending on how bad my binge was). For christmas this year, I’m going for UNICEF’s School-in-a-Box. Coming in at a little under $200, the lockable metal cases are filled with exercise books, pencils, erasers, scissors, a wooden teaching clock, plastic cubes for counting and a set of three laminated posters. UNICEF has some great ways to give back on their online store, from vaccines and first aid kits to jump ropes and


Shopportunity: Edun at Tobi

Tobi is having a pop-up shop for one of my favorite brands, EDUN. Founded in 2005 by Ali Hewson and Bono, specializes in Organic Clothing, Graphic Tees and Eco Clothing with a mission to drive sustainable employment in developing economies. 

From today through October 20th, purchase EDUN at Tobi and feel good about it because 15% of your purchase will go to Onexone’s Africa H20 Project.

Shopportunity: Give Back, Get Back at Banana Republic


I’m always for donating to charity, giving to those in need it a great feeling. If you want more than a good feeling Banana Republic has something for you. From Oct. 16 through Oct. 26, take a trip to your local Banana Republic store, drop off a gently worn sweater or coat, and receive 30% off any regular priced item. 

All donated items will be sold at Goodwill stores nationwide. Proceeds will benefit training and employment programs for people with disabilities, those who lack education, and those facing economic challenges.