31 Giving Tuesday Deals You Can Feel Good About Shopping

On November 27, 2018, #GivingTuesday will call on individuals across the world to find ways to give back in their communities and to organizations that benefit those abroad. The event leans into social media as a primary source of spreading the word hence the #GivingTuesday hashtag as well as #MyGivingStory. In addition to volunteer opportunities, if you're curious how your holiday shopping can simultaneously be charitable, read on.

We tapped some of our favorite stores and brands to ask if they were participating in 2018's Giving Tuesday and were delightfully surprised at how many were. Whether it's a large percentage of the day's revenue being donated to a philanthropy that resonates with the company's owners or a pair of shoes donated for every pair of shoes bought, the guide below is sure to not only check off your holiday shopping list but also make you feel glad knowing you're helping someone in need.

For every bag purchased, DeMellier London will fund a set of lifesaving vaccines and treatments aimed at saving the life of a child in need through A Bag, A Life.

From November 27 to 29, 100% of Madewell's proceeds from this collaboration will go to Girls Inc.

A portion of proceeds from the Westward Leaning x Alexis Bittar capsule collection will go to the National Parks Foundation.

10% of all Mille sales on Giving Tuesday, November 27th will be donated to Donor’s Choose.

All proceeds from Alo Yoga's Mindful Movement book are dedicated to supporting Alo Gives.

Ready-Made is donating 100% proceeds from all sales on #GivingTuesday to the National Women's Law Center. 

Dear Frances partners with Soles4Souls so that for every pair of shoes purchased, a pair of shoes is sent to a person in need.

Shop Béis on Facebook Marketplace for Giving Tuesday to get 20% off, and the brand will donate 20% to Girl Up!

Thinx will donate $5 for each pair of its GRL PWR underwear sold starting on Giving Tuesday to Girl's Inc., donating up to $40,000.

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From November 27 to December 6 eBay will be offering exclusive inventory and VIP experiences, with proceeds going toward non-profits, including The V Foundation.

The brand will be donating 30% of profits to Water Mission.

From November 27 to 29, 100% of sales from this collaboration will go directly to J.Crew’s charitable partners.

Ten percent of Eileen Fisher sales (up to $200,000) will benefit women entrepreneurs with micro-loans through Kiva, an international nonprofit committed to alleviating poverty.

Olivela donates 20% of every order to girl’s education through its partners, Malala Fund, CARE, and Too Young To Wed. Every item has its own unique impact metric that allows you to see how many days of school are donated to a girl in need when purchased. 

Sub_urban RIOT will be donating 10% of all sales on Giving Tuesday to fire relief in California.

One hundred percent of Manduka sales on Giving Tuesday will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.

10% of the full purchase price of all pieces sold on VitaFede.com are donated directly to their philanthropic partner Charity: water year-round.

As part of the HBC Foundation HEADFIRST initiative, Lord & Taylor is donating 10% of sales online and across all stores to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), up to $200,000. 

From November 20 to 27, ThirdLove will donate one bra to Camp Fire victims out of its office in Chico, CA for every one bra sold.

The brand will be donating 30% of profits to Nest.

The brand donates 10% of the women’s collection’s monthly sales to Hope Garden, the homeless center of Los Angeles. The shelter, which is blocks away from where the product is produced, helps women and children regain independence through long-term rehab programs and support services.

Melissa Shoes USA will be donating $5 for every pair of shoes sold online and in-store to the Ricky Martin Foundation, which focuses on ending human trafficking.

Fifteen percent of the sales generated from the Les Néréides Loves Animals Collection is donated to shelters and non-profit animals rescues.

Between November 27 and December 6, AE and Aerie will donate a winter hat for every AE and Aerie winter accessory (hats, gloves, scarves) purchased both in-store and online (up to 83,000 units). 

The brand donates $20 of each necklace to the Backside Learning Center to support their adult and youth programs for equine workers.

On Giving Tuesday, Senreve is donating 25% of all sales to Baby2Baby, a charity that provides low-income children ages 0 to 12 with diapers, clothing, and other basics.

From November 27 to 29, 100% of sales from this collaboration will go directly to J.Crew’s charitable partners.

Alex and Ani will donate 20% of the purchase price, between November 2018 and December 2018, to Safe Kids Worldwide to help families and communities keep kids safe from preventable injuries.

Michael Stars will donate $1 to California fire relief efforts for each unique site visit up to $10,000.

State will be donating a percentage of their Giving Tuesday proceeds directly to The Osborne Association, a recent partner of the brand's #WhatDoWeTellTheKids initiative.

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