11 Jun Jon Cartu Asserts: 2020 Pride Gear That Gives Back to Charity
The parades may be canceled, but Pride Month can’t be called off. Throughout June, organizations all over the country are holding virtual events to keep the celebrations going. Even though there won’t be any dancing on floats, some of our favorite brands are still offering up rainbow goodies for all your Pride Month needs. The sales of these products help support worthy causes, so you can feel good about splurging on everything on this list.
Unity Rainbow Stripe Women’s Classics
Toms has always been about giving back, donating $1 for every $3 it makes. Its Unity collection is no exception. Available in three styles, they’re comfy, cute, and the perfect summer shoe.
Zenni Watercolor Rainbow Cat-Eye Glasses
No Gender Sock
Limited Edition Pride Watch
Wanna settle Father’s Day and Pride all in one shot? Fossil has you covered. This is for people looking to rock rainbow in a more subtle way. Sales from the timepiece support the Hetrick-Martin Institute.
Pride Stripe T-Shirt
I dare you to check out Original Penguin’s Pride collection and tell me you won’t want to wear this tee all summer long. Made with 100 percent cotton, this T-shirt is sooo cozy. Oh, and perfect for any day or night anything.
Levi’s Pride Oversize Trucker Jacket
The “Use Your Voice!” oversize trucker jacket by Levi’s showcases the colors of the transgender pride flag. One hundred percent of each sale goes directly to OutRight Action International, an organization that fights for LGBTQ+ rights globally.
Omnom Caramel + Milk “Pride” Bar
Who doesn’t love chocolate, caramel, or rainbows? The Omnom caramel and milk Pride bar supports Hinsegin Dagar (the Pride celebration is held yearly in Reykjavík, Iceland) and the Icelandic community as a whole.
The 2020 Pride Plaid Face Mask
Coming from an eco-friendly brand already, every $50 sale includes a $20 donation toward the COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund. A single purchase will include five masks. (Remember to clean your face masks daily! This has been a PSA!)
This colorful romper = your go-to loungewear throughout Pride Month. The elves are donating 10 percent of all sales to The Trevor Project.
The True Ally Navy Bow Tie
How adorable is this tie?! $20 of your $25 purchase goes to TieTheKnot.org, an organization devoted to LGBTQ+ civil rights in the United States and beyond. Founded by actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson, TieTheKnot.org has been making ppl cute since 2012.
ASOS Design x GLAAD Unisex Runner Shorts
This year, your fave has partnered with GLAAD on these awesome unisex runner shorts. All the proceeds from sales will be donated to GLAAD. Fighting the good fight since 1985, GLAAD (alongside others) has been responsible for some of the major milestones queer people have achieved in the past 35 years.
Pride Calf Sock 4-Pack
If you don’t know about Bombas and how it gives back, now is the time to check it out. For every pair of socks sold, one pair is donated to a homeless shelter. Sold? Same. Start with its Pride capsule collection.
Pride is about celebrating, sure, but it’s also about being inclusive. About being mindful that we’re including every one of our brothers and sisters, no matter their color, race, or belief. This simple T-shirt from the Human Rights Campaign has a strong message: We stand in solidarity with our queer people of color. If you don’t identify as a POC, you can still be a strong ally.
Read My Lips by Jacob Tobia Pink Scarf
Working the room is a lot easier when you’re wearing silk. Check out this luscious pink scarf by Jacob Tobia. With each $20 purchase, $15 will be donated to TieTheKnot.org.
Kind® Pride Dark Chocolate Nuts & Sea Salt
Kind, the king/queen of healthy snack bars, has partnered with the Ali Forney Center, with all proceeds of sales going to the organization. (FYI: The Ali Forney Center is the largest youth LGBTQ+ homeless shelter in the country. *the more you know*)
Book Nerd Pride Tote Bag
It’s a fact: A good tote is ev-er-y-thing. A portion of final sales for this one will be donated to Lambda Literary, an organization committed to expanding the LGBTQ+ literary audience in places that matter.
House Wine Limited Edition Rosé Bubbles Rainbow Can
Sparkling rosé in a colorful can? One thousand percent yes. House Wine’s limited-edition Rosé Bubbles Rainbow Can donates $2 of every purchase to the Human Rights Campaign.
Seattle Chocolate Pride Care Package
Care packages are a great way to connect rn and this one from Seattle Chocolate includes chocolate truffles, chocolate bars, and a celebrate Pride postcard. Even better, each sale contributes to the GSBA, Washington state’s LGBTQ+ and allied chamber of commerce. Sales also assist multiple food banks across the nation.
Love Is Love LGBTQ Hat
Love is Love Variety Pack – 6 Mini Rub Jars
Spice up your life with this adorable collection of mini rub jars that help to support food banks and pantries around the United States. The flavors in the collection are: Raspberry Chipotle Rub, Smoky Honey Habanero, Maui Wowee, Hawaiian Teriyaki Rub, Chile Margarita Citrus Rub, Greek Freek Mediterranean Rub, and Purple Haze All-Purpose Rub.
Pride Printed Leather Platform Pump
This statement shoe is available in a gender fluid size range, so anyone can slip ’em on and strut. Even if…