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Subscription Box Gift Ideas that Give Back

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Gift Ideas that Give Back

Welcome to the Holiday 2015 My Subscription Addiction Gift Guide! Each day we’re going to have a new gift guide with a mix of subscription box gifts and other items great for (hopefully) everyone on your list!

St. Jude Canvas Tote

St. Jude Canvas Tote – $39

“Give a gift with heart, to yourself or someone else. Beginning September 1, 2015, while supplies last, west elm will donate 50% of the purchase price of this leather case directly to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®.”

Beats by Dre (PRODUCT)RED Solo2 Headphones

Beats by Dre (PRODUCT)RED Solo2 Headphones – $195.95

“Beats by Dr. Dre contributes a portion from the purchase price of every Beats by Dre (PRODUCT)RED Solo2 Headphones to the Global Fund to fight AIDS.”

FEED Holiday Greeting Card Set

Holiday Greeting Card Set – $20

Each purchase “Provides 10 school meals for children around the world.”

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Square Hue Subscription – $16 a month for 2 polishes, $21 a month for 3 polishes

Square Hue’s motto is “Color Your Nails. Change the World.”

More on their giving back:

SquareHue is committed to helping others. We actively seek organizations that are deep in the trenches assisting and caring for those hurting and in need. It’s simple, you get marvelous nail polish delivered to your door and we give to organizations dedicated to helping others. Together we can make a significant difference. You get, Hue gives.
Current Focus – Human Trafficking
Currently, a portion of all monthly subscription proceeds are being donated for prevention awareness, the protection of trafficked victims and the prosecution of human traffickers.

Check out our Square Hue reviews to learn more about this subscription.

OneHope The Mixologist Gift Box

OneHope The Mixologist Gift Box – $39

“The perfect gift for the mixologist in your life. Whip up a delicious Winter Spritzer in seconds with Morris Kitchen’s Grapefruit Hibiscus mixer and ONEHOPE Sparkling Brut. Gift box includes: ONEHOPE Sparkling Brut & grapefruit hibiscus cocktail mixer. Every box provides 10 meals to children in need.”

b.a.r.e soaps Sampler Pack

b.a.r.e soaps Sampler Pack – $13.99

“20% of proceeds from your purchase is invested in vaccines, vitamins, soap, and other needs in Kaberamaido, Uganda.”


Multi Wool Stripe Women's Slippers

Multi Wool Stripe Women’s Slippers – $49

“With every pair of shoes you purchase, TOMS will give a new pair of shoes to a child in need. One for One®.”

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The Taste Club Subscription – $39.95 a month, $115 for 3-months

COUPON: Use coupon code mysubscriptionaddiction to save 50% off your first box!

“Not only is every box filled with delicious goodies, it’s also a great way to give back! Every month, we team up with a different organization or charity that we feel is doing important work and allow them to share in the proceeds. We all need a little extra love sometimes, and this is a great way to help.”

Check out our reviews of The Taste Club to learn more about this subscription!

Mexico Handcrafted Recycled Metal Sculpture, 'Rustic Robot Hand'

Mexico Handcrafted Recycled Metal Sculpture, ‘Rustic Robot Hand’ – $52.99

This purchase can provide children “170 satchets of oral rehydration salts.”

15" Finley Tote Bag

15″ Finley Tote Bag – $114

“This bag was made especially for you by a woman hired in the Detroit community who has a barrier to employment.”
Scandi House Wooden Ornament

Scandi House Wooden Ornament – $10

“For each purchase of one of these specially designed ornaments, available in a limited release of 1,700, we will donate $10 to Rebuilding Together, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to rebuild the homes and lives of America’s homeowners in need.”

Alex and Ani Prints Of Love Charm Bangle

Alex and Ani Prints Of Love Charm Bangle – $28

“Alex and Ani will donate 20% of the purchase price* from the Prints of Love Charm, with a minimum donation of $20,000, between October 2014 and December 2015 to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals® (ASPCA®), to provide effective means for the prevention of cruelty to animals throughout the United States.”


Written by Liz Cadman

Liz Cadman

Liz is the founder of My Subscription Addiction. She’s been hooked on subscription boxes since 2011 thanks to Birchbox, and she now subscribes to over 100 boxes. Her favorites include POPSUGAR Must Have, FabFitFun, and any box that features natural beauty products!
All views in this review are the opinion of the author. My Subscription Addiction will never accept payment in exchange for a review, but will accept a box at no cost to provide honest opinions on the box. This post may contain affiliate/referral links. Read the complete My Subscription Addiction disclosure.


  1. Loved +Blessed subscription donates to Union Rescue Mission for each box sold to help families experiencing homelessness and is just an amazing and uplifting box to give!

  2. ‘Made with a Mission’ candles give back to shelters. They smell amazing, are made well and have a very high end luxury look.

  3. Aster Market also gives back, I believe 25% of it’s profits, when you subscribe, you can choose from 1 of 6 organizations they’re currently donating profits to.

  4. Love this!

  5. I would also recommend CAUSEBOX – I have really liked all the products I’ve gotten through them and I think they have a $10 off coupon right now.

  6. I’m for sure ordering some of these for gifts. Thanks

  7. Thank you so much for this list. I know that these gifts will mean even more to the recipients (and myself), knowing that a portion of the proceeds go to a great cause.

  8. This is my favorite list so far. These are wonderful ideas. Thank you Liz!

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