5 Promotional Products that Give Back


Are you looking to capture people’s attention? For a promotion that really packs a punch, consider choosing a product that partners your client’s organization with a social good program. By giving back to a cause that their audience cares about, you can help them to build trust and loyalty as well as lasting relationships and brand recognition. Here are five of our favorite products that give back and the causes they support:

The Terra Umbrella, supporting the Rainforest Action Network

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Keep your customers dry with this umbrella, featuring a 42” arc for wide coverage from precipitation and their brand’s logo prominently printed. They’ll love the easy auto-open feature keeping them ready for rain at a moment’s notice, and your clients will love knowing that they’re giving back to a good cause while getting their brand out there.

The Rainforest Action Network’s mission is to “preserve forests, protect the climate, and uphold human rights by challenging corporate power and systemic injustice through frontline partnerships and strategic campaigns.” 1% of the net proceeds from the Terra Umbrella will be donated to RAN.

Basecamp Tundra Bottle, supporting Wounded Warrior Project

SAGE #56805

Whether your customers like their drinks blazing hot or ice-cold, they’re sure to love this insulated 20 Oz. bottle. With a copper lining and double-wall construction, this water bottle keeps drinks hot for 12 hours and cold for 24. You can cover all 360 degrees of this bottle with your customer’s brand for endless impressions on a product that their recipients are sure to use time and time again.

With your purchase of the Basecamp Tundra Bottle, you’re directly supporting Basecamp’s mission to donate $100,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project. Wounded Warrior Project is a nonprofit organization that helps veterans and active duty service members through various programs, services, and events.

Microgreens Desktop Grow Kit, supporting Feed the Children

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Microgreens are the newest tiny veggie to take the food world by storm. They’re the small, edible seedlings of various vegetables and herbs rich in nutrients and packed with flavor. With the large branding area for your customers’ logo, they’ll get plenty of facetime with their recipients while they grow these tasty greens perfect for topping salads, pizzas, and more.

Feed the Children was established over 40 years ago and strives to end childhood hunger. In the United States, Feed the Children distributes donations of food and other products through a network of community partners, provides classroom support and school supplies to underserved communities, and mobilizes resources to offer quick help when natural disasters strike. For every grow kit purchased, 1% of sales is donated to Feed the Children.

Patriot Tumbler and Mask, supporting Homes For Our Troops

SAGE #66296

Stainless steel tumblers are a promotional heavyweight and one of the top-reigning promotional products. You can’t go wrong with these ubiquitous, useful, and universally-liked tumblers printed or engraved with your customers’ design, and they’re sure to have the perfect beverage to fill them.

Likewise, masks are another mega-popular product that is sure to please. These reusable face masks are manufactured in the United States and feature a sleek design suited to the curves of the wearer’s face to ensure a smooth fit for safety. With masks likely to remain common even post-pandemic, your clients are sure to garner plenty of impressions as their customers wear these out and about.

Home For Our Troops is a publicly funded 501(c)(3) whose mission is “to build and donate specially adapted custom homes nationwide for severely injured post-9/11 Veterans, to enable them to rebuild their lives.” For every face mask sold, Patriot Coolers will donate $1, and for every tumbler sold, 30% of the net proceeds are donated to Home For Our Troops.

If you’re looking for an easy way to clue your customers into products that give back, we’ve added an extra special SAGE Email Campaign this month chock-full of promotional products that support a good cause. SAGE Email Campaigns are a foolproof way to add email pieces to your marketing plan that boost your sales, drive traffic to your SAGE website, and more.

To learn more about the importance of giving back, check out our blogs on corporate social responsibility and PromoCares.

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Caitlin is a Marketing Coordinator at SAGE. When she's not writing, she enjoys baking and spending time with her beagle puppy, Piper.

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  1. Very well explained.

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