It can be hard to find something for the loved ones that prefer to give (or take action) rather than receive, so we’ve compiled a gift guide for activists. Not only will you be supporting small businesses and the diverse people behind them, these gifts aim to educate, make a statement, or financially support issues and organizations toward a more just, equitable world. Here are ten picks to #SpendLikeItMatters for the activist in your life!
With Roe v. Wade being overturned this year and the rights of women and all people with uteruses being under attack, it is more imperative than ever to advocate and uplift the women around us. This sweatshirt is sure to make your favorite feminist very happy.
Cafe Con Libros #BlackOwned #LatinoOwned #WomanOwned
Do Better: Spiritual Activism for Fighting and Healing from White Supremacy addresses racial justice and the violence of white supremacy in a mindful way with things like guided meditation. This book is perfect for the spiritual activist in your life
Reclaiming Your Community, $18.55
Estelita’s Library #BlackOwned #WomanOwned
What does community development look like in opposition to major gentrification? If community organizing is something your loved one is passionate about this is the perfect book for them, offering real-world solutions to racial and economic inequities.
The shirt says it all! Stand against hate and give the gift of solidarity with this crew neck t-shirt.
If you live in the Seattle area, give the gift of a gift certificate to a local business! You can purchase a gift certificate from over 100 participating businesses by visiting our Gift Certificate Marketplace.
For the activist, we recommend Mixed Coffee. Owner Savannah Jackson is celebrating and serving her mixed community with the best coffee, tea, and more. Support a Black and Latinx owned business creating a safe space for people of color to connect and organize.
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