6 Unique Artisan Gift Baskets That Make a Social and Environmental Impact — Starting at $50

Spread holiday cheer with memorable gifts curated by Packed with Purpose.

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Delight everyone from the mother you love to the boss who supports you through thick and thin with a generous gift that gives back. We found unique gifts that help strengthen any relationship, and they all have these two research-backed positive traits: they create a social impact and are experiential

Gift baskets from Packed with Purpose encourage people to enjoy the finer things in life—like good company and relaxation—and support disinvested communities. These sustainably packaged, hand-picked baskets include unique products that invest-in and amplify AAPI, Black, Latino/a, LGBTQIA+, Veteran, Women, and family-owned businesses. Every gift comes from purpose-driven organizations that make an impact, such as employing people with disabilities and reducing landfill waste. Help transform lives and communities by shopping these curations below, and use the code REALSIMPLE for $10 off your holiday order.

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Hot Chocolate & S’mores

Hot Chocolate Smores

To buy: $50; pwp.gifts

Nothing brings people together quite like gathering around a fire. Delicious s’mores elevate any get-together, and this basket includes all of the ingredients needed for a memorable evening. From graham biscotti-filled chocolate to pillow-soft marshmallows, everything tastes sweeter knowing that each bite supports hunger relief efforts, girls’ empowerment, and more. While you’re sipping on organic hot cocoa, consider checking out Packed with Purpose’s Impact Booklet to learn more about each product’s societal impact.

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Trivia & Treats

Trivia & Treats

To buy: $50; pwp.gifts

Win the know-it-all in your home or office over with this basket packed with treats and challenges. The assortment includes an American trivia deck suitable for a variety of ages and crunchy sweet and savory snacks for munching on. Best of all, no loser will feel bitter when they find out this game night gives back to children’s hospitals, vocational programs for adults with disabilities, and more.

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Family Game Night

Family Game Night

To buy: $60; pwp.gifts.

Family time is priceless, and every member will find something to enjoy in this basket, whether that's mulling over MudPuppy’s 1,000-piece puzzle or indulging in Gary Poppins’ gourmet popcorn. No matter the fun, recipients will fall more in love with this eco-friendly gift once they discover that it provides resources to food-insecure families, public arts programs, and more.

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Nut-Free and Delicious Vegan Delights

Healthy Delights Vegan

To buy: $75; pwp.gifts.

This basket’s delectable treats will impress any vegan. From energy bites to dried mango slices, these nine shareable snacks were created by Black-, Latino-, AAPI-, and women-owned businesses. Plus, you can add a personalized message to any of Packed with Purpose’s gifts  for free, or add a custom logo starting at $5.

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Relax & Recharge Essentials

Relax and Refresh Essentials

To buy: $80; pwp.gifts.

Rest assured that you can’t go wrong with this self-care gift. The basket is packed with relaxing spa day essentials including Himalayan bath salt, a hand-poured soap bar, a calming roll-on essential oil, and a grapefruit-scented soy candle. Did we mention it comes with a coloring book and six pencils? All items in this gift come from women-owned businesses or those that empower women. Snag this soothing set for the person who needs it most.

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Cheers To You

Cheers to You

Packed With Purpose

To buy: $125; pwp.gifts.

If you’re hoping to dazzle a libation lover, look no further than this sophisticated mixology kit. Giftees can flip through The Essential Cocktail Book for inspiration from award-winning drink editors. Even better, S'well’s durable stainless steel shaker set will last for many years and look stunning on any bar cart. The kit also includes two USA-made syrups that complement the flavors of different cocktails. Best of all, this gift helps provide safe drinking water, support sustainability efforts, and uplift small businesses.

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