Holiday Gift Guides 2018: Gifts That Give Back

Support underprivileged kids, LGBTQ+ community, women in crisis, immigrants, National Parks and more with these presents

We’re all in this together. And, while giving presents to your favorite people is joyous, giving to those you’ll never meet is just as important—and just as satisfying. As always, we encourage you to donate to organizations this holiday season—if your budget permits. (Some of our favorites include The Trevor Project, Everytown, Kiva, RAICES, Planned Parenthood and ACLU.) Sometimes though, you can buy a gift your loved …

Banksy Offers Sculpture for £2

Ever the troublemaker, Banksy is offering up his remote-controlled boat from Dismaland for just £2, but the artist has added a delightful catch—as he is wont to do. To win the piece, the buyer/winner must correctly guess its weight. In order to enter the raffle, a donation (at a minimum of £2) has to be made to the Choose Love store—where shoppers can buy real gifts for refugees. …

Patagonia to Donate $10 Million to Environmental Groups

This year, Patagonia saved a whopping $10 million because of tax cuts. Rather than funnel the cash back into their company, the already environmentally conscious brand has decided to donate it all, announcing the money will go “to groups committed to protecting air, land and water and finding solutions to the climate crisis.” CEO Rose Marcario wrote in an open letter, “Our home planet is …