Monthly Archives: January 2011

L.

L. is a one-for-one condom company founded by Red Cross photographer Talia Frenkel. Her aim is to curb the spread of HIV by focusing on targeted, female-centric condom distribution in high-risk areas of Africa. For every condom purchased, one is … Continue reading

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Fair Trade Sports

Playing sports can be a fantastic way to bridge cultural divides, whether we’re talking professional-level soccer or a dusty pick-up game between U.S. soldiers and the local children.  In the spirit of fair play, Fair Trade Sports sells fair trade … Continue reading

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peaceBOMB

Laotians have a lot of garbage to deal with. Millions of bombs (most exploded, some not) litter Laos’s forests and countryside, the legacy of a decade of unthinkable bombardment during the Vietnam War.   Some citizens have found resourceful ways … Continue reading

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Warby Parker

More hipster-cool than you can shake a stick at. For $95 you get a pair of top-of-the-line designer glasses in one of more than 30 geeky-meets-classic styles (including a monocle!).  But Warby Parker doesn’t stop there.  They work with  Restoring … Continue reading

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Two Degrees Food

Like the one-for-one concept behind TOMS Shoes? Enjoy multitasking? Love to eat? They’ll cover it all at Two Degrees Food, a healthful and philanthropic approach to on-the-go eating.  For you: tasty combinations of nuts, berries and grains in a handy … Continue reading

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