Bright Endeavors is an innovative social enterprise that operates a job training program in Chicago for young moms age 16-24. Their premium soy candles come in a wide variety of beautiful scents including Almond Berry Galette, Holiday Citrus, Lavender Sprig, Pumpkin Chai, Whitebark Pine and more. Light a candle. Transform a life. Custom options avalible.
MILE HIGH WORKSHOP
Handcrafted cutting boards from Mile High WorkShop make a beautiful gift or addition to your own kitchen. Every board sold creates a learning opportunity for members of the team. Cutting boards are available in three different wood species: Walnut, Cherry, and Ambrosia Maple. These come in a variety of sizes and all cutting and serving boards are finished with 100% food grade Mineral Oil only. Cutting boards are ideal for either cutting on or as serving platters for charcuterie. Custom options available.
Tap into the joy of this special season with the invigorating scent of Three Trees. This classic holiday scent promises lasting memories and feelings of peace during many cherished celebrations. Blended with pure essential oils, their hand-poured soy candle and room spray will fill your living space with herbal notes of nature that reduce stress and promote a sense of well being. This limited edition Thistle Farms duo features silver, gift-ready packaging and the promise that love is the most powerful force for change in the world.
central city coffee
Central City Coffee production helps formerly homeless single moms work toward self-sufficiency by providing career training that leads to marketable skills and living wages. These high-quality beans are sustainably harvested and sourced.
homeless garden project
The Homeless Garden Project provides job training, transitional employment and support services to individuals experiencing homelessness. HGP's vibrant education and volunteer program for the broad community blends formal, experiential and service learning. The programs take place on their 3-acre organic farm, workshop and retail store. Using herbs & flowers from their organic farm, program participants hand-craft all natural bath & body products, delicious baking mixes, herb seasonings, dried wreaths and much more! 100% of your purchase goes directly back into the HGP. Custom options available.
Beautiful Day products are made with premium grains, seeds, nuts, and delicious Cape Cod cranberries. Freshly handcrafted in unique flavors by refugees from places like Iraq, Syria, and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Send someone you love a bag, bar, or monthly subscription. world. Custom options available.
UTEC’s handmade cutting boards are created by young adults working to break down barriers to their success. Their young people transform East Coast hardwoods salvaged from scraps of ash, cherry, and walnut into stunning, durable cutting boards that are ideal for presentation and serving, as well as food preparation. Custom options avalible.
dfrntpigeon is an urban apparel brand run exclusively by Portland's marginalized youth. The art they make is inspired by their unique experiences and perspectives on the world. Whether on cool t-shirts, hoodies, coffee mugs, tote bags, or stationery, drfntpigeon’s apparel and accessories make a unique and powerful gift that changes lives. Their Adventure Blanket is produced using a technical fabric designed with a melange styled, woven outer face. The inner face is a furry fleece that offers a warm, cozy, feel—great for around the fire or a waterproof buffer for your next outing with the loved ones. Some customization available. http://www.dfrntpigeon.com
women's bean project
Enjoy gifting gourmet goods that support jobs for chronically unemployed women who are learning to stand tall, find their purpose and break the cycle of poverty. This lovingly handmade collection of savory and sweet Women’s Bean Project food products will give you or someone you care about a lot of delicious meals and snacks to enjoy any time of the year.