What's better than shopping? Shopping for a cause. Style expert Liza Bychkov shows Sara how to stay stylish, while also giving back.
Help Haiti Heal Tee-Shirt
Price: $15.50 (entire amount is donated to the cause)
Availability: American Eagle Outfitters nationwide
Charity: Concern Worldwide
Benefits: Help Haiti Heal. Concern Worldwides Haiti initiative that rebuilds and repaires two schools, trains teachers and school officers, provides 1,000 children with access to education, installs clean water systems, and helps pay teacher salaries among other things.
V::room Reversible Stripe Scarf
Price: $185.00 (50% of sale price goes to the cause)
Availability: Blue & Cream stores
Charity: Lower East Side Girls Club
Benefits: A safe haven for girls 8-23 where they can grown, learn, have fun and develop confidence in themselves and their ability to make a difference in the world.
BVLGARI Save The Children Ring in silver and ceramic
(Modeled after the famed B.zero)
Price: $370.00 ($75 goes to the cause)
Availability: In BVLGARI stores and available on the brand’s e-commerce site.
Charity: Save the Children
Benefits: Provides global educational programs such as teacher training and the Healing and Educationthorough Art (HEART) program, among others.
Men’s Sebastian Cardigan, Women’s L’Etoile Cardigan
Price: $198 (men’s) $245 (women’s) (%25 of sale price is donated to Rett Syndrome Research Trust. Enter code RETTS.)
Charity: The Rett Syndrome Research Trust (RSRT). Enter code RETT. Benefits: Dedicated to reversing the neurological disorder through research.
NEST Blue Garden Candle
(Notes of blue hydrangea, hyacinth and fresh greens)
Availability: Neiman Marcus and NeimanMarcus.com
Charity: Autism Speaks
Benefits: Provides support and a strong, united voice for those affected by Autism and to raise awareness about the disorder, which is now diagnosed in one in 110 American children.
Treesje Throttle Crossbody in red
Price: $298 (%15 percent of the purchase price benefits BCRF)
Charity: The Breast Cancer Reseach Foundation (BCRF)
Benefits: Funds ground-breaking research. For more information visit BCRFcure.com.
First Published: Jan 20, 2011 6:50 PM EST