This year on November 28th, celebrate Giving Tuesday by supporting subscription box businesses that give back to individuals, communities, and incredible causes.
After all, sometimes the best gifts are the ones you give, not the ones you receive. From a coffee that supports women with cervical cancer to a worldly book subscription that helps provide girls and women with education, our top charitable subscription boxes will warm your heart in different ways.
Read on and get giving!
Price: Starting at $18.00/mo
What You Get: When you sign up for Brothers Coffee, every month you will receive freshly roasted coffee from a new roaster. They carefully select each roaster and coffee to ensure that it is both delicious and does something new and exciting to make the world a better place! One dollar from each subscription is donated to Grounds for Health, which screens for and treats cervical cancer, a preventable disease that kills hundreds of thousands every year.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S.
2. LOVE GOODLY
Price: Starting at $29.95/2 months
What You Get: Join the movement for a cruelty-free, healthier lifestyle and beauty routine with LOVE GOODLY. This subscription box delivers nontoxic and vegan beauty, skincare, lifestyle and wellness items, and even healthy snacks! Plus, every purchase supports a cause (past organizations benefitted include Farm Sanctuary and Cure Cervical Cancer), so you can treat yo’ self and the world at the same time.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S.
3. Kites & Ivy
Price: Starting at $38.99/3 mo
What You Get: Kites & Ivy’s boxes are designed specifically with today’s college woman in mind. Contents of each box include bath & beauty products, fashion accessories, school supplies, snacks and other exciting gifts! Boxes are themed to coincide with the academic year and include: Back to School box, Winter Finals box, Spring Break box, and a Finals Survival box!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except Mexico
Price: Starting at $24.95/mo
What You Get: If you find yourself gravitating towards trinkets that increase mindfulness and aid meditation and relaxation while giving 10% back to charity, then Dancing Happy Dragonfly’s subscription box is the one for you. Every box contains 3-8 artisan treats, gemstones, tea, aromatherapy oils, and accessories valued at $70 minimum.
Shipping: Ships worldwide in the middle of every month
5. Indigo Beaux
What You Get: Everyone needs a little pampering, be it candles, bath & body products, lotions, or makeup. Indigo Beaux chooses 4-5 luxury pieces that are cruelty-free and vegan for a socially-conscious edge. The best part is that while you practice self-care, you can contribute to teaching self-care too. The RAINN organization receives 2% of the box’s profit to help protect men and women from sexual violence.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S.
What You Get: Feeling a sense of belonging can have a big impact on community growth. Scriptd fosters creativity and provides budding playwrights with inspiration while donating 5% of the proceeds from each box to non-profit theaters around the U.S. Each box contains 2 full-length plays of varying themes and styles, behind-the-scenes material, and membership to an online community for support.
Shipping: Free shipping within the U.S. on the first of every month
Price: Starting at $49.99/3 months
What You Get: The Wordy Traveler features three books, ethically-sourced premium tea, and a limited edition fine art print that will transport you to a new destination to help satiate your wanderlust. Plus, a portion of the proceeds from every box will be given to help educate women and girls across the world!
Details: Ships worldwide from the U.S.
What You Get: Anchor of Hope Box supports global artisans and their families by partnering with them to deliver lovingly handmade items to you each month. Each delivery includes 2-4 beautiful, unique items like jewelry, accessories, ceramics, home goods and more, with proceeds going directly to the refugees and human trafficking survivors who produced them. Plus, each monthly box spotlights an artisan’s story, so you can see directly how your subscription is changing their life for the better.
Shipping: Ships for free within the U.S. on the 15th of every month
Price: Starting at $20.00/mo
What You Get: MissionCute is a like a warm hug delivered monthly! It’s a beautiful box full of wonderful items, from cute tote bags and positive pens to lovely lotions and artfully crafted cards for sharing with friends. Every month, MissionCute also partners with a nonprofit organization and donates 50% of their monthly net proceeds to that charity.
Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on 3rd week of every month
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