Ruby Cup

All my ladies out there! Let’s chat about something not everyone feels comfortable talking about: periods. We all get them, we all hate them, but picture living somewhere where you do not have the education or resources to maintain them. Then, try to picture even being shunned for that wonderous week while you’re on it. Crazy,Continue reading “Ruby Cup”

John’s Crazy Socks

In honor of World Autism Awareness Day, here is a charming story of a creative entrepreneur changing the world, one pair at a time. John’s Crazy Socks is a father-son venture inspired by John Lee Cronin, a young man with Down syndrome, and his love of colorful and fun socks, or what he calls his “crazy socks.”Continue reading “John’s Crazy Socks”

Serengetee

Serengetee started in 2012 after founders Jeff and Ryan met on Semester at Sea, a study abroad program that circumnavigates the globe by ship. While traveling, they began exploring markets and collecting fabric from countries in Africa, Asia, and Central America.

Patagonia

“Build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis.” -Patagonia’s Mission Statement Patagonia is one of the largest growing clothing companies, as well as one of the most popular outdoor sports companies in the market today. Patagonia grew out of a small company that made toolsContinue reading “Patagonia”

Jade Yoga

Jade Yoga Website Jade Yoga sells yoga mats, blocks, and other accessories from a natural rubber, creating nonslip yoga mats. For every mat bought, Jade Yoga plants a tree somewhere. This is not the only charity Jade Yoga helps, but the full list is on their website. In a way, JadeYoga began long before launchingContinue reading “Jade Yoga”

STATE Bags

STATE Bags Website STATE BAGS has your back. And part of that commitment is making a difference in local kids’ lives. STATE was created to address the immediate needs of American children living with challenging – and in some cases critical – circumstances. For every STATE backpack purchased, STATE hand-delivers one to a child in need; butContinue reading “STATE Bags”

Janji

Janji Website Run for another. Janji is a website of different running and workout clothes, made for the everyday to the competetive runner. Janji means “promise” in Malay, and Janji promises to fight the global water crisis with the power of running. They help fight this crisis in six countries: Haiti, Kenya, Peru, Rwanda, Tanzania, andContinue reading “Janji”

Hyrdos Bottle

Hyrdos Bottle Website When you buy a Hydros Bottle, you are joining Operation Hydros, the fight against the global water crisis. Not only does your bottle provide you with great tasting, filtered water on the go, each purchase helps fund sustainable water projects. Through these water projects, the proceeds of a single Hydros Bottle sold willContinue reading “Hyrdos Bottle”

Krochet Kids Intl.

Krochet Kids Website Krochet Kids, a clothing company, also selling hats and other accessories, started by three friends in high school, that lead to a life changing idea they came upon in college.  Each clothing article is personailzed by the woman who created it, signed by them. These women recieve from Krochet Kids: fair wages,Continue reading “Krochet Kids Intl.”