5 Ways to Celebrate International Women’s Day
Look fantastic while giving a helping hand throughout the world.
International Women’s Day comes once a year. It’s a global celebaration of women: what we’ve achieved in the past, what we’re doing now and our future. It’s also a powerful reminder of how far we still need to go to acquire total equality-legally, financially and in our careers. How can you help you and your fellow women? Would you believe by pampering yourself? These five companies have products that give back when you purchase something for yourself.
Read on for how you can look amazing while thinking globally.
1. Bajalia-This jewelry line was founded by Debbie Farah with the mission to alleviate poverty via training, selling their products and by doing so, bettering their community. In short, Bajalia provides an international outlet to budding jewelry designers. Prices start at $19.95 for a pair of bead earrings to $199.95 for a silvertone glass bead horn necklace and earrings. You can find the line at HSN.
Bajalia Set of 3 seed bangle bracelets ($29.95, hsn.com)
2. Organic Bouquet -Every day this firm empowers women. 60 percent of their employees in their Certified Sustainable farms in Ecuador and Columbia are women. They also provide zero-interest loans; have childcare, healthcare, education and environmental protection to their local workers. Celebrate International Women’s Day by sending a bouquet from their Flowers for Good collection ($39.95 -$69.95). The collection benefits their 55 non-profit partners. Today grab the Global Fund for Women Rose bouquet ($69.95, organicbouquet.com) The bouquet is Veraflora certified, contains 24 pink and white roses and 5 percent of the sales is donated to the fund.
3. Kate Spade– She was a fashion editor who wanted to create. She and her future husband started a small handbag line that has exploded globally! The company has partnered with Women for Women and women in Rwanda have created, by hand, beautiful items for the world to enjoy. Women for Women assists women in who live In stife with the needs to move from poverty to stability. Prices range from $45 for a bracelet to the below gorgeous tote.
Women for Women International raffia tote ($175, katespade.com)
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