10 Meaningful Mother’s Day Gifts that Give Back

10 Meaningful Mother’s Day Gifts that Give Back

Make Mother’s Day Memorable with Gifts that Give Back

Mother's Day is a special time to show appreciation for the moms and maternal figures in our lives.

This year, go beyond the conventional gift and choose something that gives back. At better made easy, we've curated a list of gifts that are not only perfect for Mom but also contribute positively to the world.

From eco-friendly finds to artisan-made treasures, here's how you can make this Mother's Day unforgettable.

10 Meaningful Mother’s Day Gifts that Give Back

1. Minimal 14k Gold Plated Huggie Hoops

These delicate and stylish hoop earrings are perfect for everyday wear or special occasions. Made with 14k gold plating for a luxurious yet affordable touch.

Elevate your mom's style with these elegant huggie hoops. These delicate and stylish hoop earrings are perfect for everyday wear or special occasions. Made with 14k gold plating for a luxurious yet affordable touch.

Why this brand is better:

Boma Jewelry, a trailblazing AAPI-owned social-purpose corporation, redefines fashion with its commitment to ethical practices and environmental sustainability. As a family business with 40 years of history, Boma treats its employees like family, some of whom have been part of the journey since the beginning.

They prioritize high-quality, affordable sterling silver and gold jewelry, crafted to express individuality while supporting underrepresented voices. Boma's approach demonstrates that profit, ethical labor practices, and environmental responsibility can coexist harmoniously. Choosing Boma means supporting a brand dedicated to doing good for people and the planet.

2. Porter Wine Drink Glass Cup with Silicone Wrap - Terrazzo

Pink speckled wine tumbler

This stylish and durable cup is ideal for moms who enjoy their wine with a touch of eco-consciousness. Its unique design and practicality make it a memorable Mother's Day gift.

Why W&P is better: W&P reimagines the way we think about sustainability in the kitchen by transforming everyday disposables into stylish, reusable essentials. Their products not only encourage eco-friendly habits but also enhance personal style, making sustainable living both desirable and attainable. With W&P, choosing to be planet-friendly never means sacrificing aesthetics or functionality.

 3. Memaw's Chocolate Chip Cookies

Brown plaid packaging for Memaw's Chocolate Chip Cookies

Treat your mom to the comfort of homemade chocolate chip cookies. Perfect for moms who cherish warmth and sweetness, these cookies are a delightful indulgence.

Why this brand is better: With each snack purchase from 1 in 6 Snacks, you're directly contributing to a noble cause, a portion of every sale is donated to local Food Banks. Their commitment to leveraging their success for positive change has already resulted in over 1.2 million meals donated to those in need as of November 2023. Choosing their snacks means joining a movement that uses everyday purchases to fight hunger and make a significant impact.

4. Wine Jelly Variety Pack

 

trio of red wine jelly, white wine jelly, and rose wine jelly

For the gourmet mom, this variety pack of wine-infused jellies offers a unique tasting experience. It's an innovative way to enjoy the essence of wine in a new form.

Why Clif Family Napa Valley is better: Clif Family Napa Valley sets the standard in sustainable agriculture and production, emphasizing organic farming, zero waste, and the conservation of natural resources. Their achievement of B Corp Certification highlights their commitment to using business as a force for good. By operating all facilities and vineyards on 100% renewable electricity and employing regenerative farming practices, Clif Family embodies true sustainability, proving that respect for the environment and collective action can forge a better tomorrow.

5. Elyse Breanne Design Watercolor Dog & Cat Mom Stickers

 

Gray dog sticker that says "dog mom" in black script on top of it Gray cat sticker that says "cat mom" in black script on top of it

Celebrate your mom's love for her furry friends with these adorable stickers. They're a sweet, personal touch for moms who wear their pet parent title proudly.

Why Elyse Breanne Design is better: Elyse Breanne Design elevates the art of gifting with unique, appealing patterns on highly practical items, ensuring gifts that are not only beautiful but truly useful. Their local roots in North Carolina underscore a commitment to supporting community entrepreneurs, adding a personal touch to each purchase. By choosing Elyse Breanne Design, you're opting for gifts that delight, serve, and celebrate local craftsmanship.

6. Elyse Breanne Design Oven Mitt & Pot Holder Sets

in Rosewood and Black Floral:

Pink floral oven mitt and pot holder Black, yellow, pink, blue, and green floral oven mitt and pot holder

Add a splash of art to your mom's kitchen with these beautifully designed oven mitt sets. They're practical, stylish, and perfect for moms who love to cook or bake with flair.

Why Elyse Breanne Design is better: Elyse Breanne Design redefines thoughtful gifting with items that blend stunning, unique patterns with practicality for everyday enjoyment. Rooted in North Carolina, close to our headquarters, their commitment to community and local entrepreneurship adds a special touch to every purchase. Opting for their designs means choosing gifts that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also support local talent and craftsmanship.

7. Moon Shadow 8 oz Soy Candle

8 oz cream-colored candle with a drawing of a dog on the label

 

Set the ambiance in your mom's favorite spaces with this soy candle, offering a serene and inviting scent for relaxation and comfort.

Why this brand is better: Wicks for Wags stands out for its commitment to both quality and compassion. By donating 10% of proceeds to animal rescue organizations, each candle purchase supports animals in need. Their eco-friendly approach includes using American-grown soy wax, natural cotton wicks, and ensuring products are phthalate, paraben, sulfate, dye, and lead-free.

Not only are these candles vegan and meticulously tested for the perfect scent, but they're also designed to be pet-friendly, offering a clean burning experience that's safe for all family members. Choosing Wicks for Wags means embracing a brand that cares deeply about environmental sustainability, animal welfare, and crafting a superior product.

8. W&P Insulated Ceramic Stainless Steel Coffee Tumbler - Terrazzo

White tumbler with red, yellow, pink, blue, and green speckles

For moms on the move, this tumbler offers both style and function, keeping her drinks at the perfect temperature.

Why W&P is better:

Reinforcing its commitment to innovation and sustainability, W&P's products are designed to offer stylish, practical solutions that encourage a reduction in disposable waste.

9. Azurite Marble Salad Bowl Kit - 64oz

dark blue and white marbled salad bowl kit

Upgrade your mom's serving ware with this elegant salad bowl kit, blending functionality with S'well's signature style and sustainability.

Why S'well is better:

S'well is renowned for its efforts to combine design with functionality, promoting products that are both beautiful and environmentally friendly, focusing on reusable solutions to everyday needs. Each purchase supports global community improvements and environmental sustainability efforts. Featuring Therma S'well Technology, their bottles offer superior insulation in a sleek, condensation-free design, all while being BPA/BPS free.

10. Larissa Loden Earrings

 

An earring with the design of a white triangle above an upside-down pink triangle  Big gold hoop earring with a colorful dangling half oval  Colorful disjointed half circle earrings

Choose from a range of Larissa Loden's earrings for a gift that combines uniqueness with elegance. Whether it's the boldness of the Rhimes, the sophistication of the Alta, or the vibrancy of the Zora, each pair is a testament to your mom's individual style.

Why Larissa Loden is better:

Larissa Loden stands out for it’s commitment to sustainability, inclusivity, and community. Utilizing recycled materials for their jewelry and offering repairs, the brand ensures a minimal carbon footprint. Emphasizing diversity, they cater to all with various sizes and designs. Moreover, Larissa Loden's significant donations to causes reflect their continuous effort to make a positive impact. This brand is a perfect blend of conscious fashion and impactful action.

Each of these products reflects better made easy's commitment to offering gifts that are not just beautiful and practical but also have a positive impact on the world. Whether through supporting local artisans, promoting sustainability, or contributing to social causes, these brands help make each purchase meaningful.

This Mother's Day, choose gifts that mean more. Every piece in our collection not only brings a smile to Mom's face but also supports important causes. Give a gift that shows care not just for your mom, but for the world she raised you in.

A Gift as Unique as She Is

Customize the Perfect Gift

Want to give Mom something one of a kind? Our Build Your Own Gift Box option lets you personalize a gift that perfectly matches her taste and values.

It's a heartfelt way to show her just how much she means to you, filled with items that tell a story of love, care, and social responsibility.

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Inspired Choices for Every Mom

Not sure where to start? Dive into our better gifting quiz for inspiration tailored to your mom's unique preferences. It's our way of making your Mother's Day shopping as joyful and meaningful as the gifts you choose.

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Celebrate Mother's Day with gifts that reflect the beauty of giving back. Each item from our collection not only brings joy to moms but also aids meaningful causes. Make your gift count this year with better made easy.

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