With every bowl given and shared you are supporting local artists and community organizations that work to spread beauty and kindness in our communities. To start, we've built relationships with:
Off Their Plate rallies around the tireless frontline COVID healthcare workers by restoring work and livelihoods to our local frontline workforce. They provide nutritious meals to the hospital teams we depend on and provide jobs to those who have lost them. See and shop our bowls.
Dignity Matters is a non-profit organization that collects, purchases and supplies feminine hygiene products, bras and underwear to women and girls who are homeless or disadvantaged, in order to help them stay healthy, regain self-confidence, and live with basic dignity. See and shop our bowls
Boston BullPen Project is a non-profit organization that partners with a diverse range of social service professionals, including groups devoted to caring for homeless individuals and families, veterans, at-risk youth and others in need. Together with these organizations and supporters, we work to identify and fill urgent needs, providing financial support, while fostering a spirit that empowers others to pay it forward. See and shop our bowls.
The Second Step is a community of survivors, advocates, and volunteers who foster the safety, stability, and well-being of those who have experienced domestic violence.
They provide comprehensive services, including safety planning, legal advocacy, counseling, peer support, transitional housing, and other essential services to adults, youth, and children in Greater Boston and MetroWest. See and shop our bowls.
The Wily Network provides a critical safety net for students in Massachusetts as they navigate college on their own. These Wily Scholars are experiencing life challenges such as homelessness or foster care, or whose parents may be dealing with addiction, mental health issues, or incarceration. The Wily program offers weekly clinical coaching, financial assistance, community-building support, and networking opportunities to help them move from surviving to thriving. See and shop our bowls.
The Food Project has built a national model with the mission of creating a thoughtful and productive community of youth and adults from diverse backgrounds who work together to build a sustainable food system. Their vision is a world where youth are active leaders, diverse communities feel connected to the land and each other, and everyone has access to fresh, local, healthy, affordable food. See and shop our bowls.
Buddy Dog's mission is to have, care for, and facilitate the placement of stray, homeless, and unwanted dogs and cats as pets in suitable homes: to establish procedures and facilities which promote the health, care and placement of stray dogs and cats, and which prevent cruelty, and alleviate pain and suffering and, in addition, to teach and promote the education of the citizens of Massachusetts in conjunction with the care of dogs and of other pets. Euthanasia is never practiced unless it is considered more humane to do so. See and shop our bowls.
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding cures for Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improving the quality of life for children and adults affected by these diseases. The Foundation, which is over 50 years old, is at the forefront of research at major medical institutions and supports investigators at the early stages of their careers and finances underdeveloped areas of research.See and shop our bowls.
We have had special events with friends to raise awareness and support of the following non-profit organizations that support the arts, education, environment, and poverty.
Blueprint Projects supports the creative community through free arts programming, engages the public by addressing pressing social issues through arts based strategies, and advocates for the fundamental role that a creative ecosystem plays in sustaining a strong and vibrant community.
Falmouth Service Center has worked hand in hand with the community to educate, support, and improve the quality of life of Upper Cape residents. Their mission is to ease stress, reduce hunger and improve the quality of life for our neighbors in need. The Falmouth Service Center (FSC) works to increase self-sufficiency by helping to build networks among clients, neighbors and agencies. See and shop our bowls.
Mission of Deeds Mission of Deeds began with the simple dream of one man: to provide basic home essentials to those in need. Tony Triglione was a successful businessman and resident of Winchester, Massachusetts, when he founded Mission of Deeds in 1993 as a place where people could not only receive new beds and donated household essentials free of charge, but also be treated with kindness, respect, and compassion. See and shop our bowls.
Sister Pat's Kids Camp is an outreach ministry of St. Helen’s Church in Westfield, NJ that provides a weeklong camping program for children afflicted with cancer and other related blood disorders. They help children explore their interests and inner selves through sports, the arts and the outdoors, while providing for their health-related need and they give each child an opportunity to have a week of fun and take from camp a renewed sense of confidence, compassion and hope. See and shop our bowls
The Addiction Recovery Management Service (ARMS) specializes in supporting teenagers and young adults between the ages of 14 and 26 and their parents as they deal with their substance use and related problems.
The mission of Lucy's Love Bus is to improve quality of life for children with cancer and life-threatening illness, to support their families, and to mobilize the next generation of cancer activists. Founded by a child with cancer to help others like her.
empowerHER's mission is to support, empower and connect girls of all ages who have experienced the early loss of their mothers. By creating enhanced experiences surrounding our events and mentor program, they instill confidence and reduce isolation through a community of sisterhood that offers hope to each of the girls they serve.
Project Home Again turns houses into homes by partnering with social service agencies to provide low-income families, free of charge, with new and gently used furniture, household goods and furnishings they need to live with comfort and dignity.
The Africa Yoga Project delivers global wellbeing in and from 19 countries in Africa. They offer yoga teacher training and business skills training to promote wellness that gives participants the ability to move forward. They deliver tools to bring wellbeing to the world, one body at a time.
Oasis NJ - The mission of Oasis is to change the lives of women and children by breaking the cycle of poverty through compassionate programs designed to feed, clothe, educate, and empower women and children in need.
Hunterdon Hospice and Clean Plate Kitchen- Last December we partnered with Clean Plate Kitchen to raise money and awareness for Hunterdon Hospice. Hunterdon provides physical, spiritual, psychosocial and bereavement support to those with a life-threatening illness and their families. Services focus on the quality of life, not length of life. Hospice’s unique approach addresses the needs of the entire family unit in planning care.
Girl Up - Girl Up is a global movement of empowered young women leaders who defend gender equality. Through leadership development training, Girl Up gives girls the resources and platform to start a movement for social change wherever they are. Girl Up was founded by the United Nations Foundation in 2010, and continues to work across a global community of partners to achieve gender equality worldwide.
50 Legs was founded in 2011 when Steve Chamberland lost his leg in a motorcycle accident. Today, the charity has helped many amputees who have experienced limb loss. 50 Legs' mission is to provide amputees with the necessary care and prosthetics that they could not otherwise afford and help them live a happier and healthier life.
Cradles to Crayons is an organization that is helping kids in Boston, Philadelphia, and Chicago with essential items needed to feel safe, warm, ready to learn, and valued.
Mosesian Center for the Arts - The Mosesian Center for the Arts opens doors to excite and inspire diverse audiences and artists to create, appreciate, participate and grow through the arts.
Mothers Out Front - Mothers Out Front in Massachusetts is demanding that utilities build clean. As mothers and consumers, they want renewable sources for all new energy needs. Our children depend us on to act now for their health today and livable climate tomorrow.
Kerry Jon Walker Fund - The Kerry Fund’s current mission-related work focuses on providing opportunities for financially under-resourced teens from Boston to travel to Africa and work in service with orphaned teens at the Agahozo-Shalom Youth Villagein Rwanda.
Sewpportive Friends - Sewpportive Friends is a volunteer community providing home-sewn, washable, reusable feminine hygiene products to girls and in need in rural villages of Africa.
CASA, New Jersey - CASA, New Jersey is Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children of Essex County. Our core mission is to spread kindness in our communities, and we celebrate the work CASA does to ensure vulnerable children are given opportunities for support, advocacy, and mentorship.