The act of charitable giving supports great organizations and worthy causes, but more than that, it rewards the giver as well. Giving gifts that help causes you believe in is an incredible way to bring more positivity and happiness into your life. Here on the Cratejoy marketplace, along with sending high-quality products out to subscribers, many of the monthly subscription boxes make it a point to give back.
If you like the idea of making the most of your money, we’ve rounded up some great gifts that support great causes. Perfect for birthday gifts, holiday gifts or gifts of appreciation, we’ve got subscription boxes that will please coworkers, friends and family members.
We've highlighted the specific non-profit partners and charitable work being supported by each of the featured monthly boxes in this gift guide, so that you can shop with complete confidence that every purchase you make matters and every box sends heartwarming gifts, while contributing to positive change in our world.
Price: Starts at $33.00
About the Box: A faith-filled lifestyle box for women of all ages, the Beautiful Fight Box is an inspiring gift idea for any woman on your list. Each month's box sends a touching story of everyday people fighting to make positive changes in their lives, while also delivering 4-5 top-notch handmade or artisan products, like comfy clothing, jewelry, stationery, water bottles, edibles and more.
Charitable Aspect: The product of a faith-based ministry that's dedicated to supporting their core values, 10% of the purchase price of each box goes to support a good cause.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 12th of the month
Price: Starts at $54.95
About the Box: Now is the perfect moment to become a conscious consumer, and Earthlove is a quarterly gift subscription that can help make it happen! Cultivate a more sustainable, eco-friendly lifestyle with a box of 6-8 full-size goodies, from books and accessories, to natural body care products, seeds and practical tips, all guaranteed to be organic, zero-waste and cruelty-free.
Charitable Aspect: Each month, a portion of the proceeds is given to a featured non-profit that's dedicated to environmental conservation by preserving and protecting Earth’s fragile ecosystems.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. quarterly on the 15th of Mar, Jun, Sep and Dec
Price: Starts at $45.00
About the Box: On a mission to empower women each and every month, the Feminist Book Club proudly delivers 1 female-authored book, plus 2-4 high-quality products from women and LGBTQ-owned businesses, including everything from re-purposed vintage jewelry and skincare items, to hand-poured candles and custom totes.
Charitable Aspect: Helping to fight the good fight for equality, 5% of sales goes to a different feminist organization every month.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. by the 5th of each month
Price: Starts at $33.00
About the Box: Packed with 2-4 handmade items, like jewelry, textile creations and ceramics, the Anchor of Hope Box is an amazing gift box for women that directly supports global artisans to help them overcome life's challenges by providing dignified work to refugees and trafficking survivors.
Charitable Aspect: The products inside every box are purchased directly from organizations that are dedicated to job creation and providing a living wage to survivors of human trafficking and other vulnerable people around the world.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 15th of every month
Price: Starts at $29.00
About the Box: Support the Greeno family's adoption by sending a sweet gift with a subscription to Ten Thousand Cookies. Bringing awareness to the astounding cost of domestic adoption, while funding the growth of their own family, each box sends out 12 fresh-baked gluten-free cookies, with a choice of fancy sugar cookies, vegan chocolate chip or monster cookies.
Charitable Aspect: Each purchase contributes to raising the $40k that the Greeno family needs to turn their domestic adoption dream into a reality.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 3-5 business days from receipt of order
Price: Starts at $25.00
About the Box: Mission Coffee Roasters strives to dole out the beans needed to brew that perfect cup of coffee. A great gift for all coffee enthusiasts and anyone who needs a quick pick-me-up, each month's box delivers 2 12oz bags of freshly roasted coffee beans to home or office.
Charitable Aspect: A portion of all proceeds goes to funding vital field mission work and non-profits dedicated to worthy causes around the globe.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. by the 8th of the following month
Price: Starts at $16.66
About the Box: Guaranteed to deliver at least $50 worth of value in every box, Helping Animals At Risk is a monthly subscription box that brings fun products curated by a team of animal lovers and researchers. Including items like jewelry, phone cases, drinkware, plushes and more, each box is filled with an assortment of animal-themed goodies.
Charitable Aspect: Monthly donations are made to charities involved in animal rescue and welfare.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from China, shipping the 1st week of the month, to arrive by the last week of the month
Price: Starts at $19.99
About the Box: Throughout the holiday season or any day of the year, Graceful Sage is a monthly box that's dedicated to teaching the value of giving. Sending 1 stamped greeting card and postcard, 1 magnet and high-quality sticker, and a $1 bill with an inspirational note, each item is intended to help the recipient think of making life a little better for those around them.
Charitable Aspect: Showing that paying it forward is always worth it, each box brings goodies to spread joy around to friends, loved ones or strangers, #BecauseEveryoneNeedsLove.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. during the 1st week of every month
Price: Starts at $37.46
About the Box: The Butter Box is an amazing gift box that's packed with bath and body products made using high-quality fair-trade shea butter. Pamper those you love with a box of warmly scented luxurious bath products, like handmade soaps, sugar scrubs, body butters and bath bombs.
Charitable Aspect: Every purchase supports Water 4 Youth, an organization devoted to providing clean water to children in Ghana.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 5th of each month
Price: Starts at $15.99
About the Box: Featuring fun themes, like coffee, flamingos or tropical paradise, each In Your Case Stationery Box is filled with a beautifully curated mix of practical, colorful stationery products, including paper, sticky notes, pens and pencils, bookmarks and desktop items, like tape dispensers and sticky notes.
Charitable Aspect: Dedicated to raising awareness and finding a cure for bladder cancer and bladder disease, $1 from every box is donated to research efforts.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from Canada on the 10th of every month
Price: Starts at $29.16
About the Box: Curated to individualized tastes, each monthly Betsy Rocks Box from Queen B's Boutique and Studio makes a beautiful personalized gift set for any woman in your life. With 3 subscription options available, delivering anywhere from $50-$115 of value, all pieces are delicate and stylish, as well as being nickel-free and handcrafted from the finest natural materials.
Charitable Aspect: In honor of Betsy, a portion of all proceeds is donated to the ALS Association to continue the fight against amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a progressive neurodegenerative disease.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. in the 2nd week of the month
Price: Starts at $18.49
About the Box: Everyday heroes are all around us, and the Hero T-Shirt Club is a gift that aims to support them and all they do. Each month's box sends 1 high-quality graphic tee sporting a design the celebrates local heroes including law enforcement agencies, the U.S. military, task forces and fire departments.
Charitable Aspect: A portion of all proceeds are sent to charities and organizations that aid and assist all kinds of American heroes.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 15th of each month
Price: Starts at $32.00
About the Box: Loved by a growing number of subscribers, Surprise Pawty is a monthly box that makes a great gift for all dog lovers. Curated for either small or large breeds, unpack an assortment of 5-6 premium items, including all-natural, organic dog treats, long-lasting dog toys and fun accessories in every box.
Charitable Aspect: For every Pawty box bought, $1 is gifted to nonprofit organizations that specialize in animal welfare and helping dogs in need.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. around the 20th of the month
Price: Starts at $21.67
About the Box: The Drink & Donate Box from Kirills Tea delivers a delicious tasting cup of tea, sending 20 handcrafted premium loose-leaf tea bags filled with 1.25 grams more than the average tea bag. Bringing blends that contain only the highest quality ingredients, including whole herbs and spices, this box is a perfect gift for tea lovers.
Charitable Aspect: Looking to highlight human rights issues with every box, $3 from every purchase is donated to humanitarian aid work around the world.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. 2-3 days after receipt of order
Price: Starts at $23.00
About the Box: A feel good subscription that delivers treats for pet owners and pets in need, The BUB CLUB SUB BOX is a quarterly subscription that delivers a box of exclusive Bub-themed goodies, including everything from comfortable socks and high-quality stationery, to wall art, postcards, stickers, jewelry and more!
Charitable Aspect: Each month’s box helps Lil Bub further her philanthropic work for homeless cats by donating between 20-40% of the proceeds and between 5-10 bowls of food to shelter pets, depending on the subscription tier.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 4th of the following month