Inspired: Gifts that Give Back
December 10, 2012
What is the perfect gift? One that gives back to a charity or a good cause, of course! Look no further Faulhaber has some great ideas for everyone: the host/hostess, mother, best friend, whom ever you are looking for.
National Bank Breakfast Clubs of Canada Cookies – “A donation that’s good enough to eat” – Support Breakfast Clubs of Canada, who feeds almost 120,000 children every day. This gourmet cranberry cookie-filled tin can also be used after one is done munching – it turns into a piggy bank for saving. Available at National Bank branches across Canada for $5.00, from November 19th to December 31st 2012
joinFITE Bullets to Bracelets - “What was once intended to create harm, is now bringing hope and new life” – These bracelets have been made by a group of HIV positive female artisans in Ethopia from bullet casings, transforming the lingering signs of conflict and war into wearable signs of hope. In support of joinFITE, the Dermalogica initiative that empowers women with financial independence, they are available for purchase at Dermalogica.ca for $10.
EQ3 Generation Art - 15-30 year olds across the country were challenged to create original art depicting their interpretation of the theme Imagine…A Better Community. The art of nine selected winners have been transformed into the limited edition Generation Art product line, featuring upholstered home décor accessories and paper items like notebooks and posters. All proceeds are reinvested in Michaëlle Jean Foundation (FMJF) youth initiatives. Available at www.eq3.com and EQ3 store locations