#GivingTuesday Gift Guide

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Whew… what a weekend of incredible sales and deals. #BlackFriday and #CyberMonday are forces to be reckoned with. Enter #GivingTuesday, a global movement of collective generosity. It’s a day to celebrate giving, to show we can give as well as we can get here in America.  Check out the Giving Tuesday network, or check the trending #GivingTuesday hashtag. So much good is happening today, I

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Ethical Holiday Shopping | The Root Collective

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So we have talked about TOMS Marketplace and the newly launched and fabulous TO THE MARKET (TTM). Today, I am going to introduce you to another wonderful company doing a lot of good.   I recently got connected with Bethany, founder and chief designer of The Root Collective. Besides being fabulous, she has a heart of gold. We met in person at The Holiday

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#ACourageousOne | by Bronwyn Lea

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Every now and then I stumble onto something just brilliant. I think “THIS IS IT! This is what do a little good is all about. Simple, easy, POWERFUL action steps to fight injustice.” These simple, EASY acts or responses, when done collectively by our friends, family and networks are powerful waves of justice and compassion that can produce a world of good for those who

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TO THE MARKET | Survivor-Made Goods (TTM)

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One of the highlights of my time at the #AYASummit hosted by ONE Girls & Women, was meeting Jane Mosbacher Morris.  Jane sat on a panel with Barrett Ward, founder of FashionABLE, Sydney Price of Kate Spade NY’s on purpose brand, and Petronella of Heifer International speaking about economic empowerment for women. (Jane and I wearing our HOPE Products sari infinity scarves at #AYASummit)

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TOMS Marketplace | Ethical Shopping

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This year I have been signing up to be an affiliate for many of the brands I believe in, have been promoting and using for years now. I have not posted much about it, because frankly I haven’t really figured out how to work it into the rhythm of Do A Little Good. I want to make it clear that I will never advocate

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#AYASummit with ONE Girls & Women | My Favorite Soundbites

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My last post was more of a personal response and reflection of the phenomenal #AYA Summit held in DC last week by ONE Girls & Women. I mentioned most of the speakers and panel discussions, but didn’t even mention how amazing my fellow attendees were. WOW. Talk about a room full of POWERFUL, passionate, dialed-in, successful, talented, compassionate DOERS OF GOOD in our world…

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#AYASummit with ONE Girls & Women| My ONE Moment

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I am still processing the most jam-packed, illuminating, empowering, motivating, mind-blowing 48 hours I have had to date. Otherwise known as the AYA Summit hosted by the ONE Campaign’s Women and Girls initiative and hosted at the GOOGLE headquarters in DC. Here is a short news clip about the Summit: http://www.wusa9.com/story/news/local/dc/2014/10/24/bloggers-making-a-difference-aya-summit-one-africa/17822443/ I don’t even have my hand-scribbled notes transcribed, yet. There were the mind-blowing

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THS2014 – The Holiday Shop has online shopping discounts!

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I hope as many as are able will come out to the shop on November 8, 2014. But I also keep hearing that people would LOVE an opportunity to shop the event online because they are not local or have conflicting events. Soooo,  I reached out to our amazing vendors and asked if they would be willing to create some discount codes for THS supporters to

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#AYASummit with ONE and GOOGLE

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Tomorrow, I have the incredible fortune to be meeting up with some of the most influential women and men in the blogging, non-profit, celebrity, business and social advocacy world. Thanks to an incredibly generous invitation from my friends at ONE Girls and Women, we are all convening at GOOGLE Headquarters in DC with the purpose of discussing the state of women and girls in the

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Ethical Fashion | HOPE products + Noonday + The Root Collective

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Spending time in India with the wonderful, brave, inspiring ladies at Daughters of Hope this past January has been the highlight of my year. When I found out that they have just released their first line of fair trade products to be sold here in the USA, I went a little wild. I immediately connected with the wonderful people in Georgia who are dedicating

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