- A membership gift for the future - The Leap Manifesto. A future of responsible policies, government and business leaders who are working beyond the next budget or election.
- News outlets that write as though humanity is important - National Observer
- subscription to a Socially responsible think tank - Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
- Groups working for and educating the public on the Environment - Suzuki Foundation
- Books about living well - The Art of Power by Thich Nhat Hanh
- Gifts made by small crafts businesses - Indian Summer Leather Purses
- Spa treatments - Hale Aloha Wellness Spa
- Paintings created by artists that are still alive - Mindy Joseph Paintings
- Books of poetry by poets who are not dead - Anima Canadensis , Flightpaths, Hush, The Way of Tanka and others.
By the way - this blog did not receive any payments for the items I listed. Nor did the writer.