These Are The Incredible Brands Giving Back This Pride Month
From Boy Smells to Glamnetic, here are some of our favorites.
Pride Month is the time of year that we can support and celebrate the strides that the 2SLGBTQQIA+ community has made. This year, festivities may have been canceled or postponed all around the world, but we can still celebrate the community virtually or through our wallets! There are also so many brands are honoring the community, spreading awareness, and giving their money to incredible organizations, so we here at Sporteluxe put together a gift guide for our readers so you can support! Keep reading for more!
Boy Smells is a huge supporter of The Trevor Project, the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ+) young people. By purchasing this set, Boy Smells will be donating 15% of proceeds from June through July, with a minimum donation of $26,500 to them.
Alder New York is, for the month of June, donating 10% of all Everyday Skincare Set sales to the Ali Forney Center, whose mission is to protect LGBTQ youths from the harms of homelessness and empower them with the tools needed to live independently. Alder is a queer and female-founded brand. Their mission is to also bring together their design sensibility and uncomplicated, high performing personal care essentials at affordable prices.
Lord Jones fosters a welcoming and safe workspace for all of their employees, regardless of sexual orientation and gender identity. To help support the community, 50% of their profits from this box will go to PLATform. The PLATform is a policy, leadership, and advocacy training program to support and educate the transgender and non-binary communities on how to engage in activism and policy reform.
The Pride lashes to end all lashes! Standing in alliance with the LGBTQ community, Glamnetic will donate 30% of all proceeds from the POWER lash to the Los Angeles LGBT Center. The LA LGBT Center is a provider of programs and services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people. Their work spans four categories, including health, social services, housing, and leadership, and advocacy.
Our favorite sunglasses brand, Quay is launching a variety of rainbow sunglasses and accessories in time for Pride. To coincide with the launch, Quay is also donating 50,000 to The Trevor Project. This is also the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for the LGBTQ community. Customers will also be able to make a donation through the site and get $10 off their order.