Shop for Equality: Your 2020 Feminist Gift Guide
As we all prepare for an unconventional holiday season, many of us will be exchanging presents with loved ones from afar. Even more reason to send them something truly special!
2020 has been a year like no other, exposing damaging inequalities in every facet of society. Equality Now has remained a beacon for women's rights during this time, and you can continue to help support our work this year by buying from these brands who celebrate gender equality and the power of women. Equality Now is proud to partner with businesses and companies that put women at the core of their mission, and promote values of inclusivity, transparency, and equality.
Here are some amazing feminist brands you can confidently support, knowing they are doing their part to create a just world for women and girls. Buy gifts that make a difference this year.
What a better gift for your favorite feminist than clothing that amplifies and supports the causes they care about! Our Teemill store carries an amazing selection of t-shirts, sweatshirts, tote bags and prints which reflect our core values, with a percentage of each purchase directly funding our work.
Teemill also works to create merchandise that benefits charities without harming the environment. Their products are made in a renewable energy factory and they are audited for a wide range of social and sustainability criteria. They also only print on demand, which lowers the amount of wasted clothing and merchandise.
For those in your life who appreciate beautiful artwork with empowering messages, Janolo is a perfect place to find them a gift. Based in Geneva, Janolo is an ethical, artistic and engaged artwork company that straddles the line between activism and art. Janolo's first collection of prints is inspired by women's rights and women empowerment, and 25% of all profits support Equality Now's work!
Chocolate lovers unite, Cacao is known as the go-to source on the internet for chocolate education! An online magazine dedicated to sharing the global flavors and stories of chocolate from around the world, they have launched an online store of t-shirts and accessories. Their new collection 'The Peace Crop' is all about what happens when women come together, with limited edition conversation-starting pieces to highlight women in the chocolate industry, as well as the difficulties they often face in day to day life.
🍫 Every sale will help fund future issues of Cacao Magazine, and 10% of the profit will go to Equality Now!
They also offer an online class package to became a homegrown chocolate expert yourself, a fun activity idea for you and your family over a holiday Skype call! You’ll receive seven volcanic tasting bars with the class so you can put everything you learn into practice and become a chocolate expert! Yum!
No nonsense is exactly what it sounds like: a brand dedicated to simple, classic and comfortable hosiery, socks and basics. An all-inclusive brand who celebrates all women and is committed to eco-friendly, sustainable production and shipping, what is there not to love! Equality Now is a proud partner of the brand, and it's a great gift for friends and family looking to get cozy with a new work from home wardrobe!
Other ways to support Equality Now this season
Good Deeds: We have partnered with the brand new app Good Deeds, which lets you shop your favorite brands, earn cash back, then donate to the causes you care about. Take advantage of the opportunity to raise money for us (at no cost to you) simply by donating some (or all) of the cash back from your everyday shopping. Launching in late November, you can sign-up now for early access here and start crossing items off your holiday shopping list while donating to Equality Now all in one go!
Donate to Equality Now in honor of a loved one: After such a tumultuous year, you may want to give a gift that's dedicated to making a better future. You can make a gift to Equality Now in honor of a loved one, helping to support a better future for women and girls globally while celebrating someone special in your life. We will send your loved one a personalized Equality Now postcard to let them know just how much they inspire you.
Happy holidays, and happy shopping!