Their mission is simple: do good and travel. Who could argue with that business model? The team facilitates collaborations between conscientious business leaders and non-profits to create limited edition products that fund their non-profit partners. By working with products that improve the world, and using the proceeds to support non-profits, they're able to double the impact. The best part? This model enables non-profit leaders to spend more time working and less time fundraising. Every project comes with the opportunity for supporters to win a life-changing trip.
This passport cover is another perfect gift for the jet-setter. It is hand-stitched, with full-grain Haitian vegetable tanned leather. This is the product of Haitian Design Co., which was founded in 2014 with the goal to bring about sustainable development through design, training, and job creation. Their mantra around the workshop is this: "MEN ANPIL, CHAY PA LOU." This is an old Haitian proverb meaning "MANY HANDS MAKE THE LOAD LIGHT." The Haitian Design Co. firmly believes that when working together, we can help lighten each other's load and bring about lasting positive impact.
Highly-acclaimed by The Good Trade, the V-10 is the shoe industry's diamond in the rough. The v-10 shoe is made from organic and ecologically friendly materials from fair trade family farms in Brazil. Based in France, the brand partners with a social charity that helps the disadvantaged reintegrate into society through work.
The Off Grid Voltaic Solar Backpack gives you the ability to pack up, carry and charge your devices on the go! Whether you are going camping, hiking or backpacking this solar bag is a great way to keep your electronics charged and safe. (If you are looking for solar backpack like this one but just a little smaller, check out the Converter Solar Backpack.) Just one hour of sun will provide about 3 hours of talk time for your cell phone and 4-5 hours of sun will provide a full charge; it's ideal for solar charging mobile phones, iPods/mp3 players, iPhone, smartphones/PDAs, portable gaming devices, GPS units, digital cameras, Bluetooth headsets, and more; includes a 4,000 mAh Universal USB Battery so you have back up power when the sun goes down. The battery can also be charged using the USB power cable via a computer. Battery will fully charge in 9 hours in direct sun and 5.5 hours from USB to computer or laptop and will provide you with up to 19 hours talk time or 48 hours music playback.
Ethically produced by Nisolo artisans in Leon, Mexico, the weekender offers a classic model for the jet-setter. But it still has that modern edge. The weekender is made with vegetable tanned leather, a practical vegan alternative.