Light Over Dark Shop For a Cause | Shopping for a Change

For those of you confessed shopaholics, there is a solution: satisfy your “addiction” while giving back..  Light Over Dark Shop For a Cause

Press Release 2016

2016 has been a big year for Shopping for a Change and now we're adding corporate social responsibility (CSR) to the business model. Organizations can integrate sustainability and fair trade into the very fabric of their organization. Add community service projects, community sensitivity projects, and kit assembly to give to local charities.

Fine Cooking: Great Finds

Fine Cooking shares great finds including great products like our Bamboo Fruit Bowl. Shop Now.  Fine Cooking: Great Finds

Entrepreneur: 5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your Business

Article written by founder Stacey Horowitz: Today, it's not enough for your company to have a good product, excellent customer service or a fantastic employee benefits package...  Entrepreneur: 5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your Business

Spirit of 608: Family Project Turned Global Impact

Today’s conversation perfectly illustrates how family, values, self-discovery & the search for personal fulfillment can lead to so much more than the self.  Turning a Family Project into Global Impact with Stacey Horowitz of Shopping for a Change 

Jacki Zehner: Shop Your Values 2015

In the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it can be easy to forget that every time you spend a dollar, that exchange is an exchange of power. Shopping for a C...  Jacki Zehner: Shop Your Values 2015

Redbook: Great Gifts

Surprises that will make little ones whoop with excitement--that's our backpack centerstage. Shop Now!  Redbook: Great Gifts

Babble: 14 Stylish Gifts That Give Back This Holiday Season

The holidays are a time of giving. And while a new iPhone will go over just fine, giving a socially conscious gift can make a present extra special. This is you...  14 Stylish Gifts the Give Back this Holiday Season 

Bustle: 21 Gifts That Give Back For The Socially Conscious Person On Your List

Checkout the original press post. Get that warm snuggly feeling you get when you give someone a gift, especially a gift that gives back...  21 Gifts That Give Back For The Socially Conscious Person On Your List

 

Al2getrherfit: Holiday Gift Guide 2015

A gift guide full of gift ideas for everyone on your list, including that person who has everything and needs nothing. Don’t we all LOVE those?!... Al2getrherfit: Holiday Gift Guide 2015

Entrepreneur: 5 Tips for Marketing to Conscious Consumers

Article written by founder Stacey Horowitz: Conscious consumption is on the rise. People are seeking ways to make better decisions about what to buy and do-good brands are becoming household names...  Entrepreneur: 5 Tips for Marketing to Conscious Consumers

Stacey Horowitz on Helping Artisans and Their Communities

SFAC was established to create an extended global marketplace for fair trade products by artisans from economically disadvantaged areas around the world. Shop n...  Stacey Horowitz on Helping Artisans and Their Communities

Wonder Woman Wannabe: Gifts That Give Back 2015

As you choose gifts to brighten the lives of the people you care about choose gifts from organizations that use their proceeds to give back...  Gifts That Give Back 2015

Thriving Throughly Giving Back Gift Guide 2015

Why not buy a gift that gives back 50% to support human trafficking survivors, or fund clean water projects? That's what this gift guide is for...  Thriving Throughly Giving Back Gift Guide 2015

The Succulent Wife Holiday Gift Guide 2015

In the Succulent Wife 2015 gift guide, you will find ideas for gifts that give back. As we are undeniably buying gifts for the season, let’s see if we can’t make...  The Succulent Wife Holiday Gift Guide 2015

Neon Notebook: Three Things I Wish I Had Known in My 20’s, Stacey Horowitz

Stacey Horowitz is the Founder & CEO of Shopping for a Change (SFAC), a marketplace for fair trade products by artisans from economically disadvantaged areas...  Neon Notebook: Three Things I Wish I Had Known in My 20’s, Stacey Horowitz

Richmond Justice Initiative on Responsible Consumerism

We can all make a difference through our purchases. Whether in our home or business, buying ethically produced products is an important step in preventing and...  Richmond Justice Initiative on Responsible Consumerism

Sunset Magazine October 2015

Our new Copper and Wood Mixology Set. Once again, Shopping for a Change has been featured in Sunset Magazine. Shop Now. Sunset Magazine October 2015

How to Start a Company at Age 50

Article by founder Stacey Horowitz: Starting your first entrepreneurial venture when you're no longer a twentysomething isn't crazy. Here's how to do it properly...  How to Start a Company at Age 50

Better Homes & Gardens 2015 Issue

Our Shibipo Weekender Bag was featured in Brooke Shield's bedroom, in Better Homes & Gardens...  Better Homes & Gardens 2015 Issue

It started on a trip to Peru … with Stacey Horowitz of Shopping for a Change

Stacey is the founder of an online marketplace with fair trade products made by artisans from economically disadvantaged areas across the globe. Shopping for a Chan...  Gift Biz: It started on a trip to Peru … with Stacey Horowitz of Shopping for a Change

Mom Trends Features Shopping for a Change

Mom Trends writes about how through SFAC, consumers can locate items from around the world including fashionable items that are eco-friendly & connected to the culture of its origin...  Mom Trends Features Shopping for a Change

Men's Fitness: The Ultimate Gift Guide for Mom

Featuring our Rectangle Cheese and Bread Board with our Copper and Teak Cheese Set...  Men's Fitness: The Ultimate Gift Guide for Mom

CNN: The do-gooder holiday gift guide

With all the buying and selling going on, it can be hard to remember the point of the season. You can donate to these causes in your loved one's name...  CNN: The do-gooder holiday gift guide

Sunset Magazine | Day 9: Bamboo Fruit Bowl

Twelve days of gift ideas, our Bamboo Fruit Bowl is featured on Day 9.  Sunset Magazine | Day 9: Bamboo Fruit Bowl

Teaspoon of Spice: 21 Days of Gifts That Give: Charitable Gifts for Food Lovers

If you feel like the spirit of the holiday season gets lost in the hustle bustle of holiday distractions, check out these worthy gift ideas...  Teaspoon of Spice: 21 Days of Gifts That Give:  Charitable Gifts for Food Lovers

Oh Boy! Organic: Gifts that GIVE BACK #GivingTuesday

Blog Oh Boy! Organic says "We need to make ourselves & our children more aware of the needs of others around the world and locally. Here are some of my favorite gifts that give back..."  Oh Boy! Organic: Gifts that GIVE BACK #GivingTuesday

VIDEO: San Mateo Non-Profit Offers Ideas for Shopping for a Change

Shopping can be a frenetic activity but wouldn’t it be great if you could combine your love of buying and your love of community?  VIDEO: San Mateo Non-Profit Offers Ideas for Shopping for a Change

TrendHunter: Artisan-Benefitting Kitchenware

If you have a cook in the family or culinary-minded friends, this line of fair trade kitchenware offers great gifts that also give back meaningfully.  TrendHunter: Artisan-Benefitting Kitchenware

Women 2.0 | How Busy, Time-Crunched Entrepreneurs Can Prioritize Passion

Article written by founder Stacey Horowitz: Sometimes it’s easy to let our passions get buried under all of the responsibilities that often come along with living in a fast-paced, hyper-connected world...  Women 2.0 | How Busy, Time-Crunched Entrepreneurs Can Prioritize Passion

Inc Magazine: 5 Steps for Making Passion Your Priority

Article written by founder Stacey Horowitz: Sometimes it's easy to let our passions get buried under all of the responsibilities that often come along with living in a fast-paced, hyper-connected world...  Inc Magazine: 5 Steps for Making Passion Your Priority

Fast Company: 6 Steps To Building A Purpose-Driven Business

Article written by founder Stacey Horowitz: Consumers and investors want to back businesses with social good in mind. But sometimes a well-meaning mission is easier said than done...  Fast Company: 6 Steps To Building A Purpose-Driven Business

House of Marbury on Shopping for a Change

Beautiful pieces that support a great cause...  House of Marbury on Shopping for a Change

Kiwi: Gifts That Give Back

These gifts keep on giving—aside from being the perfect present for someone special on your list, they also donate to someone in need...  Kiwi: Gifts That Give Back

Way 2 Good Life: How to Make Your Outfit More Socially Responsible

Socially responsible dressing may not be at the top of your priority list. Shop key fair trade accessories to look & feel good as a responsible global citizen...  Way 2 Good Life: How to Make Your Outfit More Socially Responsible

Start-up Beat: Non-profit startup Shopping for a Change

Shopping for a Change (SFAC) is a non-profit that helps artisans, artisan co-ops and companies from impoverished areas sell fair-trade goods online...  Start-up Beat: Non-profit startup Shopping for a Change wants to bring local artisan products from around the world to the global market

Tech Zulu on Shopping for Fair Trade Goods

Fair trade is a movement in applying a fair-working environment for workers to produce items and benefit from each sale...  Tech Zulu on Shopping for Fair Trade Goods

Mashable: 16 slam-dunk holiday gifts that also give to charity

More than ever, consumers are looking to make more meaningful purchases. Our Horn and Bamboo Butter Knives along with our Bamboo Fruit Bowl were featured in Mashable's recommended gifts that give back guide.  Mashable: 16 slam-dunk holiday gifts that also give to charity

Maria Shriver: From Mother to Chief Executive Officer At Age 50

No matter where you are in your life, turning 50 is always a milestone. The fifties are often considered a decade of transition. Get to know the Shopping for a Change Founder in this article she wrote for Maria Shriver's website...  Maria Shriver: From Mother to Chief Executive Officer At Age 50

CBS SF Bay Area: Jefferson Award Winner Creates Marketplace For Developing World Artisans

Founder, Stacey Horowitz's family trip to South America brought her face-to-face with families struggling in poverty. What she did following that trip earned her this week’s Jefferson Award in the Bay Area.  CBS SF Bay Area: Jefferson Award Winner Creates Marketplace For Developing World Artisans

Sunset Holiday Gift Guide

39 amazing foodie gifts: Handmade kitchen gadgets, delectable treats, and more for the gourmand or avid home cook. Shopping for a Change was featured. Pick up your own fair trade foodie gift. Your holiday gift guide

TrendHunter: Supporting Global Artisans

SocialBusiness.org recently caught up with Stacey Horowitz to discuss the inspiration behind Shopping for a Change and how she resets to be creative...  TrendHunter: Supporting Global Artisans

Trendhunter: Ethical Artisan-Empowering Organizations

Shopping for a Change is a nonprofit organization that enables struggling artisans to leverage their skills toward a sustainable income.  Trendhunter: Ethical Artisan-Empowering Organizations