October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, so we plan on making the most of this special month by supporting the fight against this disease is any way that we can -- after all, 1 in 8 women are diagnosed breast cancer.
While there are a few things that are more fun than shopping, shopping for gifts that give back to worthwhile causes is even better. Throughout the month of October, a multitude of companies are supporting breast cancer research and important resources by selling products that donate a portion of the proceeds to these various organizations.
This month, shop over 50 amazing items below that give back to support a cause that has touched so many lives.
For the month of October, Kendra Scott is launching a 'giveback suite' of products (10/1-10/31), which includes candles, charms, and pieces of jewelry, which give 20% of proceeds back to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF)
Manduka launched a limited edition Yogitoes towel and eQua mat, which David Allen, mastectomy tattoo artist, has designed in his signature floral motif, similar to the floral tattoos he creates to cover mastectomy scars. A portion of the proceeds will go to Susan G. Komen to support breast cancer research.
ALEX AND ANI’s Pink Tulips Charm Bangle ($38) symbolizes care in good times and bad, while brightening the spirit in others with its rosy hue and hopeful aroma. The charm bangle benefits the Breast Cancer Research Foundation’s mission to fund the world’s most promising research to eradicate breast cancer. Twenty percent of the purchase price of each bracelet will be donated directly to the BCRF through ALEX AND ANI’s CHARITY BY DESIGN program.
Krochet Kids is partnering with The Breast Cancer Charities of Americain donating a beanie for every purchase made for the duration of October. The BCCA will take these donates beanies and distribute them to individuals battling breast cancer in hospitals across the US.
NakedCashmere has extended, and expanded, its charity partnership with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) with the rollout of its new seasonal LOVE collection. The brand will donate $50 for every purchase of its special LOVE scarf, rendered in 100% cashmere with “LOVE” embroidered on it, in three colors: antique pink, chalk and nude ($165). Naked Cashmere will concurrently donate $25 for each purchase of its newly launched items, also in 100% cashmere: Puff LOVE slippers ($95), LOVE gloves ($85), and LOVE pom-pom beanie ($95).
The limited-edition style is available for men and women and features a BCA Satin Ribbon as a pull tab. 20% of the gross sales for each pair sold within the next year will be donated to the Women’s Cancer Research Fund.
S'well has been a partner of The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® since 2015, and to date has funded over 700+ hours of research. This October, S’well is donating 20% of the retail price of Bikini Pink, Pink Topaz and Geode Rose to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation®. BCRF’s mission is to advance the world’s most promising research to eradicate breast cancer.
In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Azazie is partnering with NBCF for the entire month of October to donate 10% from sales of its bridesmaid dresses in three colors: Blushing Pink, Pearl Pink, and Candy Pink.
100% of the purchase price for the new pink “Live Love” graphic tee, and 25% of the purchase price from the sale of every other item in the collection will be donated to the Pink Pony Fund of The Polo Ralph Lauren Foundation and to an international network of cancer charities.
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Barefoot Blonde Hair founder Amber Fillerup, will be releasing a limited edition collection of the Fill-Ins in Rose Gold, with all proceeds going to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
dressbarn has again collaborated with Carmen Marc Valvo for a third consecutive year on a special edition collection for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, benefitting the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF). They will be donating 50% of the purchase price of each product up to $50,000 and customers can also make a donation of $1 or more in all dressbarn stores.
One of the brand’s most popular perfume oils provided inspiration for this soft floral scent featuring a heart of Tart Quince, Jasmine, Pink Freesia and Tender Muguet. All year long, C.O. Bigelow Donates 10% of all sales to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Saucony has partnered with the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation to create a limited edition Unity Kinvara 9, of which 20% of each sale will be donated to help fund Dr. Susan Love's pioneering research into the causes and treatment of breast cancer.
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Meshki, the Australian-based line, has designed two exclusive styles with the positive messages of empowerment and hope that will be available for sale on Meshki's website from Oct 17th, with 100% of the profits going towards two very special charities; One Girl & National Breast Cancer Association.
LA based apparel brand Koral has partnered with Keep-A-Breast & will be donating 25% of the proceeds from their Lustrous Capri Legging (in the Carmine colorway), Advanced Bra (in the Carmine colorway), and Villa Tencel Jersey Tank (in the White colorway) to the organization throughout the entire month of October.
This October, 100% of the proceeds of MANIC PANIC’s JEM Amplified Hair Color in Pink for the month of October will be donated to CANCERLAND, a media platform focused on changing the conversation about breast cancer through the honest voices of real individuals living with the disease.
Made for "athletes powering through breast cancer recovery," any bra purchased up until October 15 will be matched in donation of an Empower Bra to UCSF’s Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center for post-mastectomy women who are looking to incorporate activity in their recovery.
During the month of October, 95% of proceeds from the sale of Beyond Proper’s Beyond Strong Tee will go to The Donna Foundation. In addition to financially supporting those living with breast cancer, DF also funds ground-breaking research working in conjunction with the Mayo Clinic.