UPDATED NEWS: End 2018 On A High Note With These 14 Fashion Gifts That Give Back

While the glitzy parties, twinkling lights and saccharine made-for-TV movies would have us believe that the holidays are all happy all the time, this time of year — especially after a year like this one — are the hardest for a lot of people. Between once close-knit families finding themselves on opposite sides of every argument and the tragic news notifications we receive on a nearly-hourly basis, it seems only right to use this holiday season, especially, to give back.

No matter your cause of choice — from the ACLU to Planned Parenthood — there’s a fashion brand making it their holiday mission to help you support it. So before you tackle that formidable Hanukkah-Kwanza-Christmas list you’ve been putting off, see how you can check off every name on your list andgive back to those who need it most.

Ahead, we’ve rounded up 14 brands that are dedicating this holiday season to doing good. Because while we might be living in trying times, there’s always something more we can do to help.

At Refinery29, we’re here to help you navigate this overwhelming world of stuff. All of our market picks are independently selected and curated by the editorial team. If you buy something we link to on our site, Refinery29 may earn commission.

J.Hannah
Cause: 100% of proceeds are donated to Planned Parenthood of Los Angeles.

J.Hannah Sontag Nail Polish, $22, available at Sexy BeastPhoto Courtesy of J.Hannah.

AMO Denim
Cause: 20% of proceeds from the Be The Change sweatshirt and Be The Change t-shirt will be donated to ACLU.

AMO Denim Be The Change Raglan Sweatshirt, $178, available at AMO DenimPhoto Courtesy of Amo Denim.

Vrai & Oro
Cause: 15% of every ring sold will be donated to Girls Inc., a non-profit on a mission to empower girls in underserved schools to succeed in the classroom and beyond.

Vrai & Oro Her Ring, $195, available at Vrai & OroPhoto Courtesy of Vrai & Oro.

STATE Bags
Cause: For every State bag purchased, they hand-deliver a backpack – packed with essential tools for success – to a local child in need.

State Bags Mini Lorimer Backpack , $80, available at State BagsPhoto Courtesy of State Bags.

Wildfang
Cause: 100% of the proceeds from sales of the I Really Care Tee will be donated to RAICES, an organization dedicated to helping separated families, detained families, unaccompanied minor and others who are seeking asylum in the United States.

Wildfang I Really Do Care Tee, $40, available at Wildfang

Comunity
Cause: For every pair of shoes sold, the brand donates $10 to a local community effort that is uniquely chosen by the consumer.

Comunity Westsider, $180, available at ComunityPhoto Courtesy of Comunity.

Everlane
Cause: For every 100% Human product sold, Everlane will donate $5 to the ACLU.

Everlane The 100% Human Oversized Fleece Hoodie, $60, available at EverlanePhoto Courtesy of Everlane.

The Giving Keys
Cause: Every purchase made at The Giving Keys helps provide job opportunities to people transitioning out of homelessness.

The Giving Keys Mini Key Necklace, $45, available at The Giving KeysPhoto Courtesy of The Giving Keys.

James Perse
Cause: 100% of the profits from these tees will be donated directly to non-profit organizations supporting the communities affected by the Woolsey fires, including California Fire Foundation and Direct Relief.

James Perse Thousand Oaks Relief Tee, $125, available at James PersePhoto Courtesy of James Perse.

Love Your Melon
Cause: 50% of net profit from all Love Your Melon products is donated to the Love Your Melon Fund to aid in the fight against pediatric cancer.

Love Your Melon Natural Knit Mittens, $55, available at Love Your MelonPhoto Courtesy of Love Your Melons.

Montblanc
Cause: In partnership with Marc Newson, every item purchased from the (Montblanc M)RED writing instrument collection will contribute to Global Fund to support HIV/AIDS programs.

Montblanc (Montblanc M)RED Fountain Pen, $575, available at MontblancPhoto Courtesy of Montblanc.

Westward Leaning x Alexis Bittar
Cause: 10% of net profits from this collaboration collection will be donated to the National Parks Foundation.

Westward Leaning X Alexis Bittar Pioneer 42, $255, available at Westward Leaning

Johnny Was
Cause: 100% of the proceeds from sales of this stocking benefit Five Acres, an LA-based non-profit providing community-based therapy for families in crisis, foster care and adoption services.

Johnny Was Christmas Stocking, $48, available at Johnny WasPhoto Courtesy of Johnny Was.

Botkier x James Goldcrown
Cause: 20% of all proceeds from the Botkier x James Goldcrown capsule will benefit Free Arts NYC, a philanthropic organization dedicated to empowering underserved youth through art and mentoring programs.

Botkier X James Goldcrown Cobble Hill Crossbody, $228, available at BotkierPhoto Courtesy of Botkier.

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