Foodie for Good: Marathon of Miracles Bars

On a frantic search for the perfect snack to satisfy your sweet tooth?  The cause behind these Marathon of Miracle bars will make you want to grab another bite! The snack was created by Marathon of Miracles, an organization that helps promote cancer awareness and raises funds for cancer research. These chewy, nutty bars are not only great-tasting and good for you — 100% of the net profits after taxes are donated to Marathon of Miracles to fund its’ wellness and cancer prevention efforts!

Marathonof miracles.org, $24/dozen

Wear it on your wrist…Kate Spade makes bracelets for charity

Kate Spade has done it again!  This time she’s designed these gorgeous bangle bracelets to benefit Women For Women International, on their Bridge Campaign to help promote micro-enterprises for women still recovering throughout Bosnia and Herzegovina. The bracelet is engraved with “hand in hand” on the outside. On the inside, it’s printed with the positive message, ”strength in numbers.” Each bracelet costs $48 at Katespade.com with 25 percent of all bracelet sales going to Women For Women International… making this bangle the perfect gift for any mother, sister, daughter or girlfriend.

Charity Product Pick of the Week: Threads For Thought

Question:  What’s better than a soft, organic cotton tee for style and comfort?

Answer:  One that gives back!  A portion of proceeds from Threads For Thought tees benefits charities like The International Rescue Committee (a global network that provides access to relief, rehabilitation and protection to refugees) and The Natural Resources Defense Council (an environmental action group).



Using sustainable fabrics such as organic cotton and polyester recycled from plastic water bottles to create clothing that is comfortable, beautiful, and socially conscious, Threads for Thought is not only top of environmental preservation, they also infuse important causes and issues into the design of their shirts.