5 Socially Responsible Brands You Can Wear

Givkind Tree Socks

Do you love wearing clothes, accessories or jewellery that you know helps someone else across the world? Let's be honest, there aren’t many better ways to change a life than in style. Luckily, there are tons of social enterprise brands popping up that exist to make a positive impact. Read more on how five companies help feed children, plant trees, give clothing to those who need it, and more!

1. FEED

Feed projectPicture Credit: Feed Projects

 About the Brand: 

Started in 2007, FEED is a lifestyle brand that creates handmade bags and accessories. For every product that you buy, they give meals to starving children all around the world. FEED is transparent on how many meals they give to children by showing exactly how many meals you'll provide to a child in need when you buy their products. 

2. GivKind

Givkind yellow kind socks

GivKind is a lifestyle brand that will launch their Get One. Giv One. initiative that donates a pair of socks to foster kids in need. They have a variety of vibrant socks that you can rock, such an astronaut sock, pizza sock, and a cozy tree sock. You can pre-order these funky socks and receive 10% on all merchandise until they are available to buy on October 28th, 2019.

3. Pura Vida Bracelets

pura vida braceletsPicture Credit: puravidabracelets.com

About the Brand: 

Started in Costa Rica, Puravida Bracelets raises awareness for charities all around the world by donating proceeds from their bracelets to charities and artisans in Costa Rica, El Salvador, India and more. They have cute bracelets that support a variety of different causes such as the environment, animal welfare, mental health, and cancer research.

 4. Toms

a girl with toms shoesPicture Credit: toms.ca

 About the Brand: 

Toms started on the idea of when you buy a pair of shoes you give a pair to a child in need. Since its product line has expanded to include eyewear, coffee, apparel, and handbags, they donate a portion of the proceeds to organizations in 20 countries that help support health, education, and well-being initiatives for children.

5. Tentree 

A girl with tentree beanie

Picture Credit: tentree.ca

About the Brand: 

Tentree's name is self-explanatory: it plants 10 trees for every item of clothing purchased. They sell a variety of clothing and accessories that are made out of sustainable fabrics like hemp. How cool would it feel if you knew that you planted trees by buying a sustainable t-shirt? 

What is your favourite sustainable brand to wear? Tweet us @GivKindWorld!


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