Although Giving Tuesday originated in the U.S., it has quickly turned into a global generosity movement. Brands from all over are putting pen to paper and giving back to their communities in numerous ways.
After a full weekend of commercial spending, the organization aims to put the focus back on philanthropic spending. Today's the day to donate as much time and money as you can to your local charities, nonprofits, small businesses and community groups.
Here's a rundown of what a few brands in Canada are doing to give back today. It's easy to get involved yourself, and, in some cases, all it takes is a simple online purchase.
Founded in 2019 by three McMaster students, Toques From the Heart has a simple mission. For every toque purchased on their website, the company will also provide a toque to a Canadian experiencing homelessness. They're also collecting donated socks at drop-off locations in Mississauga and Hamilton now until December 19.
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