When you're shopping, support the initiatives that support nature, and help Conservation International build a healthier, more prosperous and more productive planet. Here are some meaningful gift ideas that give back to nature.
Rainforest-inspired beauty line by Costa Brazil
Eco-friendly products that protect your skin — and nature
Costa Brazil is a clean luxury concept inspired by the rich natural essence of the Amazon rainforest. The sustainable beauty brand sources potent vegan, cruelty-free ingredients from the deep inlands of Brazilian rainforests — many of which are harvested exclusively for Costa Brazil. Dedicated to helping preserve the beauty of the natural world, Costa Brazil is contributing proceeds from the sale of its beauty products, including the Kaya anti-aging treatment oil, to Conservation International to protect the nature that people need to thrive. Filled with nourishing lipids and essential fatty acids to help enhance and revitalize your skin’s natural glow, the Kaya oil boosts hydration, radiance and firmness while protecting your skin and improving the health of the planet. $125.Shop Now
Socks That Protect Forests and Elephants by Conscious Step
Two pairs of socks, two ways for you to protect our planet.
We believe in a world where nature thrives with every stride. And therefore, Conservation International and Conscious Step have created these socks to raise awareness about the importance of protecting nature. Featuring the bright blue and green colors of Conservation International, each pair of these socks represents your commitment to preserving our planet. One pair empowers rangers to combat wildlife trafficking, and the other protects 20 tropical rainforest trees. With every step that you take to support Conservation International, we get closer to our goal of a healthy and productive planet. $14.95.
Nature-Inspired Home Décor by Bloomist
Protect acres of forests with eco-friendly blooms and décor
Bloomist is a home décor and design company who curate and create simple, sustainably made products for the nature-inspired home. The company’s signature collections are crafted with a passion for social change, while connecting people to nature. Bloomist is dedicated to preserving the health of the planet through its commitment to support causes such as Conservation International's Protect an Acre program to ensure that forests around the world continue to thrive. From $15.
Natural Skin Care by Nua Natural Co.
10% of profits to support tropical forests in the Amazon
Nua Natural Co., an all-natural skin care company, has committed to donate 10% of its profits to Conservation International to protect tropical rainforests in Brazil. Nua Natural Co. skin care products are 100% natural and made with sustainably harvested oils from seeds, nuts and fruits grown in the Amazon. Nourish and enrich your skin while helping support one of Brazil's most valuable assets. $20.
‘Still Fresh’ Hats by Together Good[s]
Each hat helps protect forests to protect fresh water
Together Good[s] is raising awareness about critical causes including nature conservation through the "Still Fresh" hat. For each hat sold, Conservation International will receive $10 to benefit our work in freshwater conservation. $35.
Bracelets for the Ocean by 4ocean
Pull one pound of plastic out of the ocean
An estimated 16 billion pounds of plastic enter the ocean each year. It's a staggering statistic. That's why we're excited to work with 4ocean. Founded in 2017, 4ocean sells bracelets made of post-consumer recycled materials. And every bracelet purchased funds the removal of one pound of trash from the ocean and coastlines. In less than two years, 4ocean has removed 2,222,761 pounds of trash.
4ocean is selling the Marine Nursery Bracelet as part of the Legacy Collection to help CI protect nature such as restoring the world’s mangrove forests. 10% of net profits from the sale of the bracelet will be donated to CI. $20.
Activist Love Monkey Pendant by Alex Woo
20% of proceeds supports our global conservation efforts
In celebration of Disneynature’s simian spectacular, “Monkey Kingdom,” this Activist Love Monkey pendant recalls the playful and uplifting adventures of a family of monkeys set deep in the jungles of South Asia. Designed by Alex Woo, the pendant features the film's courageous heroine, Maya, curled up into a heart to symbolize her love for her mate and their newborn, Kip. Alex Woo will give 20% of proceeds from sales of this design to Conservation International to protect nature. $158 or $748.
Ocean-Themed Flip-Flops by Havaianas
7% of proceeds to support Brazil's marine ecosystems
Each year, Havaianas designs a collection of Conservation International flip-flops. Available in three ocean-inspired prints, these specially designed flip-flops feature fish and coral reefs found off the coast of Brazil. Havaianas contributes 7% of sales of these flip-flops toward protecting the biodiversity of Brazilian marine ecosystems. Together, Conservation International and Havaianas support initiatives to disseminate science-based information and raise awareness of the importance of marine biodiversity. $15 to $18.
Other Ways to Give
Offset Your Family's Carbon Footprint
Calculate your carbon footprint
Start this season fresh and carbon-neutral! Calculate your footprint by using Conservation International's carbon calculator and offset your family's impact for an entire year. Your contribution will directly support our carbon projects in Kenya, Madagascar and Peru, while supporting local communities whose livelihoods depend on nature.
Help Save Our Oceans
$34 helps protect 1 square kilometer of ocean
About 80 percent of the oxygen we breathe comes from the ocean. Beset by habitat destruction, overfishing and pollution, the ocean is losing the ability to provide the benefits that humans have come to rely on: food, livelihoods, climate regulation. With a donation of just $34, you can protect 1 square kilometer in honor of a loved one.
Spread the Wealth With AmazonSmile
Shop as usual — while making a difference!
The next time you shop on Amazon, you can contribute to global conservation efforts. For every purchase you make through AmazonSmile, 0.5% of the price will be donated directly to Conservation International. The best part? Signing up is easy. Before you start shopping, just log on to AmazonSmile — that link automatically selects Conservation International as your charity. After you enter your Amazon account information, the top of your browser should say, “Supporting: Conservation International Foundation."
Tab for a Cause
Raise money for CI with each tab you open
Each day when you open a new browser tab, you can now contribute to Conservation International with a simple click. With our partner, Tab for a Cause, with each new tab you open, a gift will be made to Conservation International through one of their sponsors. Visit Tab for a Cause to set up the app on your browser.
Donate Your United Airlines Miles
Are you a frequent flyer with United?
Please consider donating your miles to help Conservation International field staff travel to the places where we work to protect nature. United Airlines will match customer donations of MileagePlus miles up to 6 million miles.
You can also offset your flights on United.