Supporting local and international non-profits ~

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Just visit our recommended agencies via their websites to make donations directly or shop where merchandise is available.
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Why and how to shop alternatively for the holidays

Go APE with your gifts! Photo:
Go ape with your gift giving!

It's pretty simple. Just remember this simple formula: Go A-P-E. When you want to give gifts that are world changing and life saving, go...


The nonprofits we have gathered here on this site are both local for Whatcom County, WA and international. We have found them to be made up of people who care passionately about either animals, people, the earth, or all of the above. (Please note that there is some crossover, so use your best judgment when trying to discern the focus of each group.)

We do our best to make sure there is responsible use of resources by these organizations, so that the donations you make are used carefully and for the purposes you intend.