These Cool Tees are for the Traveler, Dreamer, Adventurer, Creative and Changemaker

Humanity Unified

We are excited to announce that we’ve launched a sister site, Humanity Unified! HU is a lifestyle brand for the traveler, dreamer, adventurer, creative and changemaker. Humanity Unified will help fund projects that empower women and children in Rwanda through education, economic development and sustainable agriculture programs. Check out the collection and get inspired: Make a Purchase. […]

6 Holiday Gift Ideas for the Conscious Millennial

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By Lucy Munday It’s that time of year again and if you’re anything like me you will be looking guiltily at the wrapping paper and apologising to trees. Christmas may be the time for indulging but that doesn’t mean you need to apologise for it, especially with such awesome brands like these to give you […]

This ‘fashionABLE’ Brand Benefits Vulnerable Women in Africa

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Why we love fashionABLE: Every purchase creates sustainable business in Africa. The company is committed to long-term solutions to fighting poverty, with a main focus in creating opportunities for vulnerable women.  That means that your purchase creates jobs, so that the women are not dependent upon charity, but instead are a vital part of a developing economy. […]

5 Nonprofits that Made the ‘C’ in Cool Charitable

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By Rachel Wallace It’s always a good thing to give back and help others. Although charities exist for almost every issue imaginable, many don’t provide much opportunity for people to get involved beyond donating money. Nonprofit organizations that really offer ways for people to learn more about a cause, interact with others, or even purchase […]

You Can Help Empower Family Farmers in Rwanda to Rise Above Poverty With This Simple Act of Kindness

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In early November we visited Rwanda to learn more about how The Culture-ist and a sister organization we are developing can work with local Rwandans to empower women and children in need through education and food security initiatives. While there, we visited several cooperatives and nonprofit organizations including an initiative led by Kula Project, a 501(c)3 non-profit […]

9 Incredible Initiatives Around the World Creating a Sustainable Future for Us All

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 Curated by Seanna Pratt Narrated by actor and U.N. Environment Program Goodwill Ambassador, Ian Somerhalder, this short documentary, “Climate Heroes: Stories of Change,” was created by the U.N. for their Momentum for Change initiative. It touches on nine incredible stories from around the globe about people, some in the most desperate of situations, who are developing innovative […]

#KnowWhoMadeIt: A Personal Look at the Amazing Artisans Behind Krochet Kids Int’l

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On Wednesday, Krochet Kids International is launching a new campaign called #KnowWhoMadeIt. The goal of the campaign is to start a conversation around the importance of knowing who makes the organization’s hip apparel and not just where the items come from. In honor of this amazing campaign, Krochet Kids International is asking online shoppers to “name their price” on […]