Looking for great stocking stuffers for men? And want to support great businesses doing great things? Look no further! We’ve compiled the definitive list of fantastic men’s stocking stuffers from socially responsible, eco-friendly and all around good businesses!
These small gifts, and the stories behind them, are sure to help spread the holiday cheer this season. And we made sure to include affordable items that will leave room in the budget to get the perfect eco-friendly or conscious gift to put under the tree too!
HAITI MADE KAN CUP & LEATHER SLEEVE
In addition to looking awesome, this steel cup and leather sleeve combo is unique, rugged and made by a great organization. Haiti Made is committed to reducing cycles of poverty in Haiti through sustainable and dignified employment. Formerly a non-profit, and now a self-sustaining for-profit Hatian-run company since 2017, Haiti Made pays living wages to all of its employees, which include Haitians from all walks of life, including those rescued from human trafficking and from an ongoing orphan crisis.
O’DOWDS SANDALWOOD BAUME DE PARFUME
Solid cologne is a must in any man’s travel arsenal. It packs up small, doesn’t spill or leak, and keeps you smelling great on the road. O’Dowds is dedicated to promoting a sensible and sustainable approach to hair and skin care. The company transparently shares all of the natural ingredients that go into its products.
BADASS GREETING CARD
Write a note in this great card for your favorite badass, or give him a few that he can personalize for friends or family. It’s a simple card that guys can use for a laugh or a well deserved thank you. Goods that Matter is a certified B Corporation that provides handmade products from eco-friendly materials and gives back to social and environmental causes.
UNITED BY BLUE UTENSIL KIT
Help the man in your life reduce his use of single use plastic utensils with the United by Blue Utensil Kit. The kit includes two stainless steel straws, one silicone straw tip, one straw cleaner, one stainless steel spork, and a pair of stainless steel chopsticks. United by Blue is a certified B Corporation that removes a pound of trash from oceans and waterways for every product sold. To date, the company has removed over 3 million pounds of trash!
ALTER ECO TRUFFLES
These salted caramel truffles are made with pure coconut oil, a sustainable alternative to palm oil. And the sale of each box of truffles will protect one tree in the Amazon rainforest. Alter Eco provides products sourced from farmer-owned co-ops practicing sustainable agriculture. They are also evolving their compostable packaging and working with cacao partners to replant the rainforests.
GUPPYFRIEND WASH BAG
Help reduce microplastic pollution from washing clothes. The Guppyfriend reduces the amount of microplastic fiber that sheds from your clothes and also captures the fibers that are shed. Profits from the sale of the Guppyfriend go to STOP! Microwaste to raise awareness about microplastic pollution.
MURPHY’S NATURALS LEMON EUCALYPTUS OIL INSECT REPELLENT
The perfect stocking stuffer for any man who enjoys the outdoors. Eucalyptus Oil Insect Repellent is DEET-free and made from natural ingredients. Murphy’s Naturals is a certified B Corporation that provides products made from responsibly-sourced plant-based ingredients and is a member of 1% for the Planet.
ONE VILLAGE COFFEE SUBSCRIPTION
Any coffer lover will enjoy sampling delicious coffees from around the world. One Village Coffee offers gift subscriptions that include their Director of Coffee’s favorite single origin or blend sent in the quantity and frequency of your choosing. One Village Coffee is a Certified B Corporation that is committed to sustainability and makes public its Transparency Report.
KROCHET KIDS HARRISON BEANIE
Krochet Kids intl. is committed to breaking the cycle of poverty by creating life-changing jobs. Every product purchased from Krochet Kids intl. includes the signature of the person who made it, and you can review the maker’s profile on their website. Their beanies are great looking winter hats that will keep you warm and warm your heart.
PRESERVE POPI 5 RAZOR SYSTEM
Preserve has been developing innovative recycled products for decades. This razor kit is part of the Preserve Ocean Plastic Initiative (POPI), which includes products made from plastics rescued from coastlines and waterways.
COUNTERMAN SMOOTHING SHAVE CREAM
What better to go along with a sustainable razor, than soothing shave cream? Beautycounter provides clean personal care products that leave out the harmful chemicals. Their Counterman line offers great, clean products specifically for men. This fragrance free shave cream features shea butter, aloe and Sequoia Stem Cell Complex. And right now, it’s on sale!
SCOUT BOOKS POCKET CONSTITUTION
Scout Books is a Certified B Corporation that provides eco-friendly notebooks made from recycled paper. You can customize your own, get some blank notebooks, or get a special addition like this Pocket Constitution of the United States. The founding fathers would be proud!
GREEN BANANA PAPER SLIM WALLET
These slim wallets by Green Banana Paper are made with fibers sustainably sourced from banana trees grown in local farms in Micronesia. The leather-like materials are lightweight, tear resistant and biodegradable.
ALL GOOD GOOP
This goop is great for everything from cuts and scrapes to burns, blisters and calloused hands. The organic formula is perfect for any man, from rock climbers to around-the-house handymen. The lavender smell is both manly and soothing. All Good is a shining example of how much positive impact a B Corp can have. The company pursues goodness in everything they do, from using certified organic ingredients, to using solar power and recycled packaging, and even sponsoring activist athletes.
BOMBAS LIGHTWEIGHT PERFORMANCE SKI & SNOWBOARD SOCKS
Does any guy really want socks for Christmas? If they are Bombas merino ski socks with seamless toes, absolutely! The purchase of these socks will also contribute a pair of socks to someone in need. Bombas was founded on a donation model built on a one purchased = one donated model.
AKAMAI 3 IN 1 BAR
Guys love efficiency, and the Akamai 3-in-1 bar covers it all. Wash, shave and shampoo with one bar. Because the bar is made from 100% biodegradable, earth-friendly ingredients it’s not only great for every day use, but also awesome for travel camping! Akamai is a Certified B Corporation that believes that personal care can be achieved with fewer products, chemicals and complexity. That’s a perspective any good guy can get on board with.
CAUSEGEAR LUGGAGE TAG
An essential tool for any traveler, the classic luggage tag ensures your bag finds its way back to you if it happens to end up on a slightly different journey than planned. And if you’re going to buy a luggage tag, why would you not get one that supports freedom from slavery? CAUSEGEAR is a social enterprise working towards social reform through the creation of sustainable and ethical jobs.
FAIR HARBOR RECYCLED TEE
This laid back Fair Harbor t-shirt is made from 6 recycled plastic water bottles as well as recycled cotton. Inspired by a love for the beach and the sea, Fair Harbor creates clothing and swimwear made from sustainable materials.
BADGER BASIC SHAVE GIFT SET
OK, it might be challenging to fit the Badger Basic Shave Gift Set into a stocking, but we couldn’t leave it off the list because, frankly, every shaving man deserves this gift. A combination of soap and shave oils made from natural ingredients will keep the guys in your life looking smooth this holiday. Badger is a family owned and run Certified B Corporation that produces personal care products from the finest organic natural ingredients.
COTOPAXI CAMP CUP
Cotopaxi’s Camp Cup is a medical grade stainless steel double wall vacuum powder coated workhorse of a cup with a throwback design. Sales from the Camp Cup support Cotopaxi’s grant to Water1st, a nonprofit that provides water access to communities in Honduras.
Cotopaxi is a Certified B Corporation that pushes the limits on sustainability by utilizing recycled and re-purposed materials, as well as leveraging profits to address poverty and supporting community development.
Tanka Bars are a 100% natural food bar made with buffalo and cranberries. There are several great flavors including Spicy Pepper, Apple Orange Peel, Slow Smoked Original and more. The makers of the Tanka Bar, Native American Natural Foods, feature a beautiful mission to “heal the people and our Mother Earth by building a company that innovates new food products based on the traditional values of Native American respect for all living things by living in balance with the mind, body and spirit.”
CHARITY WATER DONATION CARD
What people love about Charity Water is that 100% of contributions, including this donation gift card, directly fund water projects. This $30 gift card will provide access to clean water for one person in need.
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