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GIFT GUIDE

26 Sustainable Gifts That Will Be Sure To Make Someone Smile!

GIFT DIFFERENTLY

Your inLieu Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are all about spending quality time with family and friends. But, despite all the joyful cheer and time with loved ones that come with the holiday season, it can be a stressful time if you plan on buying gifts for everyone in your life.

We built inLieu for a multitude of reasons but one that is most important to us is; using inLieu as a tool to help people build authentic relationships.

.NO KID HUNGRY

No Kid Hungry gives children access to food programs that they otherwise would not have, to ensure no kid goes hungry.

 

VITAL VOICES

Vital Voices identifies a woman leader with a daring vision, and then partners with her to make that vision a reality.

 

FIRST TEE

First Tee impacts the lives of the youth by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values, and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

 

EDUCATION THROUGH MUSIC

Education Through Music’s mission works with under-resourced schools and provide music education as a core subject for all students in each school.

 

LEMONADE DAY

Lemonade Day teaches youth how to start, own, and operate their very own business – Lemonade stand. Each year, in participating cities, youth have the opportunity to experience entrepreneurship by setting up their business during their city’s community-wide Lemonade Day.

 

FRIENDS OF THE CHILDREN

Breaks the cycle of generational poverty. The National Network Office supports chapters as wells as affiliates, and leads national efforts to scale the model so that more of our nation’s highest-risk children receive a friend.

 

THE SAFE ALLIANCE

Helps survivors of child abuse, sexual assault and exploitation, and domestic violence through counseling, legal services, and housing.

 

RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE

Ronald McDonalds house helps families stay near their sick child during treatment. Since 1974, its local networks have helped millions of families-and RMHC now operates in more than 60 countries and regions all over the world.

 

WATER.ORG

Water.org aims to bring water and sanitation to the world. Water.org seeks to make it safe, accessible, and cost-effective.

 

EVERY MOTHER COUNTS

EMC is dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother. We inform, engage, and mobilize new audiences to take actions and raise funds that support maternal health programs around the world.

 

MOVEmeant

Empowers girls and women by providing them with resources, opportunities and experiences to use physical movement as a tool to build confidence and self-worth.

 

THE TREVOR PROJECT

Seeks to end suicide among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning young people. The organization works to fulfill this mission through four strategies: Provide crisis counseling to LGBTQ young people thinking of suicide.

 

THE ACLU

Defends and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and the laws of the United States guarantee everyone in this country.

 

PROJECT SEMICOLON

Within the belief that suicide is generally preventable, the mission of Project Semicolon is to help reduce the incidents of suicide in the world through connected community and greater access to information and resources. We believe that suicide prevention is the collective responsibility of each and every person on the planet.

 

TO WRITE LOVE ON HER ARMS (TWLOHA)

TWLOHA  hopes and find help for people who are struggling with depression, self-injury, addiction, and suicide. TWLOHA started with a story and has evolved into a movement empowering and supporting people who are at their most vulnerable.

 

RAINN

RAINN’s mission is to end sexual violence. RAINN carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.

 

EVERYTOWN FOR GUN SAFETY

Creates a movement of Americans working together to end gun violence and build safer communities. As, gun violence touches every town in America.

 

CITY OF DREAMS

City Of Dreams helps youth living in low-income neighborhoods build brighter futures through mentoring and youth development.

 

EDIBLE SCHOOLYARD NYC

ESYNYC supports edible education for every child in New York City. They partner with New York City public schools to cultivate healthy students and communities through hands-on cooking and gardening education, transforming children’s relationship with food.

 

TORY BURCH FOUNDATION

Tory Burch Foundation support the empowerment of women entrepreneurs. They have developed programs and initiatives that invest in the success and sustainability of women-owned small businesses by providing access to capital, education, and mentors.

BABY 2 BABY

Baby 2 Baby provides children living in poverty, ages 0-12 years, with diapers, clothing and all the basic necessities that every child deserves.

 

AUSTIN PETS ALIVE

Mission: To promote and provide the resources, education, and programs needed to eliminate the killing of companion animals.

 

FUCK CANCER

Fuck Cancer is dedicated to prevention, early detection and providing emotional support and guidance to those affected by cancer.

 

PROJECT PERIOD

It is known that 1 in 10 fifteen-year-old girls in Kenya are having sex for money, in order to pay for menstrual products.  Project Period is a collective established by Purpose as a part of the Global Development Campaigns Lab, to amplify and convene existing allies to fight global period poverty.

 

SEE NOW

See Now hops to end avoidable blindness, by raising awareness and asking governments to do more to address avoidable blindness.

 

SEEDLING

Seedling focuses solely on providing support to children challenged by parental incarceration and is the only school-based mentoring program in the nation focused exclusively on this hidden population. Seedling brings the community into schools with our collaborative, relationship-based business model that builds engagement between schools, local businesses, and community members.

 

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inLieu was created to help you gift differently this year! We hope this gift guide we created helped you find a wonderful, impactful and heartfelt gift this year.