12 Products From Ethical Brands That Are A Better Use Of Your Money
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12 Products From Ethical Brands That Are A Better Use Of Your Money

These brands know how to make quality products and help others along the way.

12 Products From Ethical Brands That Are A Better Use Of Your Money
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There are certain things we are all willing to spend a bit more money on for good quality, but there are brands out there that provide good quality as well as helping a good cause.

Many of these products are from small companies that you may have never heard of, but the investment in their products in worth it, not only for you but also for those that are benefitted by your purchase.

1. A Decent Tote Bag, ($29.99)

A quality tote bag with a cute design is something most girls will drop $20 on no problem, so why not spend a little more and let it go to a good cause? The Tote Project donates money to help survivors of modern-day slavery, which is a cause that doesn’t get enough attention.

2. A Reusable Water Bottle ($33.95)

A good water bottle is essential for any college student. Not only are these bottles by Yuhme cute and sturdy, but they also donate 6 months of healthy water to someone in the Central African Republic with every water bottle purchase.

3. A Protective Phone Case ($35)

Pela case produces quality phone cases that protect your device from drops and damage while also using recycled materials that help better the environment.

4. A Warm Beanie ($30)

Love Your Melon donates 50% of their proceeds to help children with pediatric cancer. They’re best known for their adorable, high-quality beanies but they also have other accessories and clothing items.

5. A Cute and Comfy Pair of Shoes ($55)

Everyone needs a good pair of comfy shoes that go with most everything, and for that Toms is your answer. For every pair of shoes purchased, they donate a pair with their “One for One” promise.

6. A Good Book ($5.79)

We all buy books, and whether it's for business or pleasure, through Better Books, the purchase of a book can help fund global literacy initiatives.

7. Quality Rain Boots ($75)

At the same price most people pay for a quality pair of rain boots, Roma boots provide a solid product while donating boots to people in poverty.

8. A Toothbrush ($4.95)

Everyone uses toothbrushes (hopefully), so when you purchase a brush from Smile Squared, they donate a toothbrush to someone in need.

9. A Sturdy Backpack ($85)

College kids need backpacks — that’s kinda a no-brainer, so before shelling out money for that Patagonia bag you want, check out State Bags that give a backpack and supplies to a child in need with your purchase.

10. Cute Sunglasses ($59)

Solo sunglasses provide serious style while also providing eye care to people in need.

11. Quality Leggings ($58)

At Girlfriend Collective you can get cute leggings that are size-inclusive as well as being made from recycled fabrics and supporting fair labor practices.

12. Anything On Amazon

One of the best-hidden gems on the list — If you shop through Amazon Smile, you have access to the same things you purchase from Amazon at the same prices, but they will donate 0.5% of the proceeds to the charity of your choice.

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