These mugs make a difference! We are offering 10 new coffee cup designs this holiday season, and each one benefits a different charitable organization. So it’s easy to tailor the perfect gift to your chosen cause. For every mug sold, west elm donates 50% of the purchase price. See the full list of our new mugs and nonprofit partners below!
The Alliance for Artisan Enterprise
The Alliance for Artisan Enterprise founded in November, 2012 and hosted by the Aspen Institute, is a collaborative effort of 24 organizations, corporations, and individuals who are working together to promote the full potential of the artisan sector. The Alliance for Artisan Enterprise works to support the power and potential of artisan enterprises to developing economies, communities, and women entrepreneurs all over the world.
It Gets Better
The It Gets Better project’s mission is to communicate to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth around the world that it gets better, and to create and inspire the changes needed to make it better for them.
Oceana represents a new hope for the world’s oceans. They work to protect marine life and habitats, so that we can bring the oceans back to former levels of abundance, save species, and help to feed the world.
Teach for America
Teach For America (TFA) aims to eliminate educational inequity by enlisting the nation’s most promising future leaders to teach for two or more years in low-income communities throughout the United States. TFA aspires for these “corps members” to gain the insight and commitment needed tackle the root causes of America’s achievement gap.
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