Good Stuff Doing Good Things
Shapers Inc. is a global community linking the world’s finest shapers and artists together through a minimal design-led approach. They donate 1% of profits to environmental charities through One Percent Collective.
Proof Eyewear’s Skate Collection is handcrafted from Canadian maple skateboards. They also like to give back, with a portion of each purchase going to a worthy cause. Eco Guardian is the distributor in NZ, they also donate 1% of their profits monthly through One Percent Collective, legends!
Flox has teamed up with children’s charity SpinningTop and The Body Shop to create this owl decoration with all profits going to support vulnerable children in Thailand, Burma and Samoa. Just $3.50 at all The Body Shop stores. www.flox.co.nz
WE’AR Yoga Clothing is crafted in an ethical, sustainable way and is deliciously light for yoga, dance practice and the beach. WE’AR also supports Yoga Education in Prisons Trust and other charities. Practical fashion with a conscience!
Sustainable Coastlines bottle.
Plastic bottles take 700 years to begin composting. These re-usable, stainless steel alternatives are most definitely a good idea, plus you’re supporting a great cause: keeping our oceans clean!
Conscious Consumers now have a ‘Generosity’ badge to add to their collection. Download their app to ensure you are supporting ethical and generous businesses in your city.
Dan Pallotta is changing the way people think about changing the world. His famous TEDtalk and books challenge how we think about charity and show us how we need to dream big.
If These Walls Could Talk. Stories about people who like to paint on walls. Watch now!
Mons Royale is merino underwear and first layer designed for the rider’s lifestyle. They use merino wool because it’s soft, warm, regulates your temperature, and doesn’t stink. We are constantly inspired by them!
A Bit Mental by Jimi Hunt. Jimi’s book, charity and life story will inspire you to get out there and live more awesome. His advice has helped One Percent Collective through the challenging times so we can honestly say, you will love it!
TOMS Shoes collaborates with the Clinton Foundation and Wildlife Conservation Society to provide financial support for programmes protecting elephants in Africa from poaching. And for every pair of TOMS bought, a pair is given to a child in need.
Gingerella by Karma Cola. Organic and fairtrade and available in many good places, including all Mexico restaurants in NZ. karmacola.co.nz
Happy Money by Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton. “New research demonstrates spending money on others provides a bigger happiness boost than spending money on yourself.” Go be generous, be happy and read this book to learn more here…
Little Lot places wallpapers on your devices, collects the advertising revenue made and donates 75% of it to New Zealand charities. You choose which charity it goes to – and you don’t have to do a thing. Plus the wallpapers are incredibly stunning, everyone wins!