2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts that Give Back

Buffalo is truly the City of Good Neighbors & these gifts speak to that generosity. We are always finding ways to help each other out, especially during the holidays. Give a gift that also gives with these options that support the community and local organizations.

Yeah Buffalo Local Gift Guide

Gift / Cause Where to get it
Promoting Western consumer recognition of African makers’ work – repurposed tire sandals by Atinga Project West Side Bazaar
$1 per pair to United Way of Buffalo & Erie County – socks by Ian Michael Co. Modern Nostalgia
80% of December purchases to Teach for America – rise from the dead tee by Rise Collaborative risecollaborative.com
To benefit youth outreach services in Buffalo – cheese board by The Foundry The Foundry
Give back by not taking: Trebird’s pieces are crafted from recycled skateboards – jewlery set by Trebird TrebirdBuffalo.etsy.com
Printed on century-old presses, these @ WNYBAC coasters support book-arts education – arrow coasters by WNYBAC WNYBAC
Fashioned from reclaimed wood, this candle holder gives would-be-waste another life – by Wrafterbuilt Hertel Showroom
All profits donated to local charities – Pillow, Buffalo bracelet, wine glass tags by WNY artisan theperfectgiftbuffalo.com
All profits donated to local charities – Etched glassware by Dan Predmore theperfectgiftbuffalo.com
Bespoke, locally-scavenged gift wrapping by Fern Croft Floral. Swing by her new studio on Bryant for some holiday cheer.

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Written by Sam @ yeahBuffalo
Sam is co-founder of Yeah! Buffalo as well as Owner of theBREWROOM, a Buffalo NY based internet marketing company. Follow Sam : @SamInsalaco