Change the World by How You Shop Logo: The U.S. Ethical Shopping Guide

WorldCraftsSM "develops sustainable, fair-trade businesses among impoverished people around the world."  They sell high quality men's gifts, including messenger bags, bookends, key chains, journals and more.

Serrv is "a nonprofit, fair trade organization dedicated to lifting disadvantaged artisans, farmers, and their families out of poverty."  They have a nice selection of high quality gifts for men.  

(To find their products in a retail shop near you, click here.)

Shop with a mission is part of Heavenly Treasures whose "mission is to equip and assist people in developing countries to break the cycle of poverty through their handiwork and creativity." They sell some very unique Father's Day gifts and ties.

Ethical Father's Day Gifts that Change the World

MudLOVE  sells beautiful pottery mugs handcrafted in Indiana.  Every product you purchase provides one week of clean water to someone in need in Central African Republic through their nonprofit partner, Water for Good.  Both their Classic Mugs and their Custom Mugs make cool Father's Day gifts.

Three Avocados sells "World Changing Coffee"and net proceeds are donated to provide clean drinking water to those in need around the world.  They offer cool coffee gift boxes.

Ten Thousand Villages, "the original fair trader" started in 1946. They sell clocks and calendars and other great unique gifts for dad.  

(To also look for their products in retail locations near you, click here.)

Eternal Threads "mission is 'weaving hope and justice' to improve the lives of women and children who are at risk from extreme poverty and trafficking."  They offer leather keychains, wallets and bracelets for men.

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Land of a Thousand Hills "brings life-changing work to communities in Rwanda." They sell single-origin gourmet coffees of all different types and flavors. 

Hope Outfitters designs and sells ethically-made, Christian-themed men's tees, tanks, hoodies and sweatshirts, sweatpants and hats (sizes XS - XXL) with 100% of the profits being donated to chosen charities.

Below are links to some great world-changing gifts for men.  Find ethical gifts for Father's Day and year round.

Krochet Kids began with the incredible story of three college-age guys who liked to crochet sharing that skill with refugee women in Uganda.  They sell men's backpacks, t-shirts, sweaters, hoodies and hats as well as men's bow ties and scarves.  (To also find their products in a retail store near you, click here.)

Market of Hope is about "giving the gift of life transformation" through Mission of Hope in Haiti.  They sell Mission of Hope shirts and caps for men.  They also offer Haitian coffee.

2nd Story Goods works in a small town in Haiti to provide much needed jobs and hope to their community by paying a livable wage to the artisans who make their goods.  They sell journals, belts, bow ties, and messenger bags for men.

139Made offers "creative Christian apparel & lifestyle products."  10% of their sales go to fight human trafficking. They offer cool "dad hats" inspired by Isaiah 40:31.

Go Fish Clothing & Jewelry Co. seeks to make a difference by "purchasing hand-crafted goods from the indigenous people of developing nations."  They sell Christian-themed t-shirts for men.

Amani ya Juu "means 'Peace from Above'. " They sell high quality men's gifts including men's butcher aprons, ties and Father's Day cards, sewn with love in Africa.

Haiti Design Coop works in Haiti to develop "craftsmen and leaders that are able to use their skills to provide for their families and contribute to the development of their community."  They sell leather key fobs, key chains and portfolios, perfect for Father's Day gifts.

The Mercy House Shop is "a global marketplace and the beautiful products in this shop are made by women empowered by Mercy House Global."  They sell great gifts for men, including men's birthday cards, t-shirts, journals and Coffee Gift Bundles.

The Mission Lazarus social enterprise program "exists to empower local Hondurans and Haitians."  They offer beautiful leather products for men, including: briefcases, wallets, iPad and laptop sleeves, Bibles, journals and more!

 Gifts for Men

Papillon Enterprise is "creating jobs for mothers & fathers who don’t want to have to abandon their children to an orphanage because they can’t feed them."  They offer men's gifts, including bracelets, wallets and Haiti t-shirts.

Amma's Umma is "an ethical boutique that gives back to adoptions."  They offer great gifts for men, including cool t-shirts and Father's Day and birthday cards.

The Village Country Store is "a fair trade gift shop offering high quality unique handcrafted and handmade artisan gifts and crafts from around the globe."  They offer unique collection of gifts for men, including chess sets, world instruments, men's bracelets and wallets.

Little by Little helps keep children in Haiti out of orphanages by reaching out to employ parents who are on the verge of giving their children up due extreme poverty.  They sell men's bracelets.

Known Supply is "reimagining apparel production in a way that honors and celebrates the people behind the clothing we buy."  Every product is "hand signed by the maker."  They offer"father" shirts for Father's Day as well as men's tees, shirts and sweatshirts in XS - XXL.

Persona Grata Goods sells wool scarves for men, sewn by refugees in North Carolina.

Landmine Design products are handmade by women in an area of Cambodia where they would otherwise be at high risk for human trafficking.  They offer "The Advocate" bracelets for men.