It’s Breast Cancer Awareness month, and what better way to give back than to shop for a cause? Various stores and companies offer Breast Cancer themed or pink items throughout the month and donate percentages of their proceeds to cancer research. Check out these savvy sites and shop for a cause.
Ulta is a beauty site that has a section of their site filled with items to raise money for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. One of College Lifestyles’ favorite items is the EOS Breast Cancer Awareness Lip and Lotion Value Pack(link). This lip balm is small enough to keep tucked away in your bag and isn’t a mega splurge.
If you’re in the market for new sneakers, New Balance has a Lace up for the Cure line(link). New balance donates five percent of the suggested retail price of these shoes to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Snag a pair of these and gear up to participate in a local Breast Cancer walk!
Macy’s has many fabulous options in their Pink Shop. They offer the Essie Breast Cancer collection, makeup and household appliances in their online selection. If you’re in the market for one of the household appliances they’re offering, why not get a classy and chic pink item? Look good, feel good about a slight splurge, and give back with their options.
Nautical Notions offers adorable canvas sail bags for a great cause. They donate 20% of their proceeds this month to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Specify at check out that you want your bag to be a pink ribbon bag. All the bags are custom made per order. The holidays are just around the corner and these bags would make the perfect gift for the nautical girl in your life.
While shopping this month, go with options that share proceeds with a breast cancer foundation. It’s an easy and fun way to raise money!