Go Above and Beyond with a Gift that Gives Back

By Global Moms Challenge

December 6, 2017

When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed. — Maya Angelou

This holiday season go above and beyond with a gift that makes a difference in the lives of moms and families. Whether it is making a donation to a nonprofit in honor of a friend or picking up a gift that looks good and does good, there are many ways to make your giving go further. To help you get started, we’re sharing a few gifts from our partners that support lifesaving causes around the world.

Give a gift that gives moms and babies the healthiest start

$28 | alexandani.com 

ALEX AND ANI® is proud to support the March of Dimes with the Baby Block Charm bangle. This holiday season honor the building of family and moments shared together PLUS help more moms and babies have the healthiest start.

The Baby Block Charm is a perfect gift for the woman who is a foundation in your life and available in gold or silver at ALEX AND ANI retail locations, online and through authorized retail partners nationwide.

GIVES BACK: 20% of the purchase price* from each bangle sold is donated to the March of Dimes (through December 2018).  *Purchase price includes sales to ALEX AND ANI retail and web customers, and authorized retailers.


Give on-the-go with Lyft and Save the Children

Various | lyft.com 

Save the Children is proud to partner with Lyft, a ridesharing app that connects passengers with local drivers in minutes, to make it easy to give back while getting a lift this holiday season. Starting on Giving Tuesday, you can open the Lyft app, tap “Round Up & Donate” in “Settings,” and select Save the Children. Then, each time you take a Lyft, they’ll automatically round up your fare to the nearest dollar, and donate the difference to Save the Children. Happy traveling! 


Give a gift that protects refugee moms and babies from malaria

$10 | nothingbutnets.net

Every two minutes, a child dies from malaria. But for just $10, you can help protect children from this deadly, yet preventable disease! When you donate to Nothing But Nets, you are sending life-saving bed nets to protect refugee moms and babies from malaria-carrying mosquitoes. And this year, as a bonus, all gifts are TRIPLED, net for net! Gift a net to refugee families in honor of your loved ones here: nothingbutnets.net/giftanet


Gift a gift that nourishes the future for moms and babies

Various | 1000days.bsd.net

Right now in the world, malnutrition is the underlying cause of 45% of all child deaths. It’s a race against the clock – and one that we can’t afford to lose. That’s why 1,000 Days won’t stop until every baby can have a healthy start at life. But, we need your support to make it a reality. As a gift to you this holiday season, when you donate $75 or more you will receive a coordinating apron and baby bib giftset in return. It’s a reminder that together, we Nourish The Future. Donate now to receive the giftset.


Give a gift to fight AIDS and save lives

Various | amazon.com/RED

For the first time ever, (RED) is teaming up with Amazon to provide you with one destination to shop more than 150 great (RED) products and gifts that all help fight AIDS. And as the official payment provider of (SHOPATHON)REDBank of America is making your holiday dollars go even further. For every dollar spent on Amazon.com/RED during (SHOPATHON)RED, Bank of America will donate 30 cents to fight AIDS with (RED), up to $1.5 million. Visit Amazon.com/RED to shop (RED) and give back this holiday season!

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  • Looking for more? Check out these other great gifts from our partners: http://bit.ly/2zw2hdG 
  • Our partner Johnson & Johnson is also helping your holiday giving go further by giving right alongside of you. See how you can support US military families, those affected by the 2017 Hurricanes and more: http://bit.ly/2AEkE3A

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