The House of Gratia et Caritas team is a small team dedicated to promoting a “do good and look good” lifestyle via promoting or hosting local shopping events, featuring in-depth interviews with founders of charitable and sustainable brands, and consistent product coverage of brands from all over world that are doing their part to make this world a better place. Whether you love to shop, blog, donate, volunteer or spread the word about giving back- join us! House of G&C is always looking for guest bloggers, stylists and photographers to contribute and would be happy to share our publishing space with you. – Sign up for our mailing list to stay updated on our news and local fundraising or shopping events. – Tell your friends! Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and share your favorite House of G&C posts. – Take action- volunteer, attend local fashion show or trunk show fundraisers, donate to a new charity every month, and share it with us! We’d love to know what you’re doing and what causes you care about! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
For Retailers, Local Businesses and Non-Profit Organizations:
Do you have a fundraising event coming up? Want to get your brand featured in our next pop-up shop? Email us at: Houseofgandc@gmail.com for more info.
2017 House of G&C Photo shoot Dates
Spring/Summer 2017- Shoot date: April 26th, Location: Cape Town, South Africa. For photoshoot feature consideration, please contact us before April 10, 2017.
Fall 2017 - Shoot date: July/August 2017, Location: Las Vegas, NV. For photoshoot feature consideration, please contact us before June 10, 2017.
Holiday 2017 - Shoot date: October 2017, Location: Kansas City, MO or New York City, NY. For photoshoot feature consideration, please contact us before September 15, 2017.
2017 Edit Calendar(content is subject to change)
Retail Focus/Retail Pioneers - Read more about your favorite brands and what they are up to! Whether they are retail giants like TOMS or Lauren Bush Lauren’s FEED Projects, or newcomers like The Giving Keys or Half United- check out our Monday posts!
Celebs 4 Charity- In Hollywood, all eyes are on celebs because everyone wants to know what they are eating, drinking, where they’re partying and of course what they are wearing. At House of G&C we don’t care about any of that stuff unless it’s charity related- like Matt Damon’s Water.org, Brad Pitt’s Make it Right Foundation, or Pharrell’s From One Hand to AnOTHER.
Around Town LA - Stay up to date with the latest charity events in Los Angeles. Or find out about cool new stores that feature charitable goods like our friends at Share & DO Good in downtown Fullerton, CA.
Beauty for Good- Our take on our favorite hgc-approved beauty brands that give back to charity through philanthropic initiatives, or that embody a one for one model or social giving business model with each beauty purchase. Read on here for our first beauty for good gift guide.
Cause of the Day- At House of G&C there’s no denying that we love fashion, beauty and accessories. But with the growth of social giving projects, the number of social entrepreneurs is multiplying, and there’s just so much more to share! You’ll find thoughtful interviews and articles on socially conscious online communities and their publications like GOOD, Conscious and FELIX. And you might also find cool products like LSTN headphones, Denik notebooks, or L Condoms.
HGC Blogger of the Month- To help share our love of a look good, do good and give back lifestyle, we’ve collaborated with lifestyle bloggers all over the United States. In 2016, we will be branching out to feature global lifestyle bloggers. What are we looking for in a HGC Blogger of the Month? Someone who embodies great style and a great heart with the passion for giving back. Email us for more information or to get featured!
House of G&C Sponsorship Opportunities
- Become a House of G&C Sponsor- Join the House of G&C community by becoming a partner. Contact us for more information!
- House of G&C Partner Outreach Services- Are you a non-profit organization looking to partner with a local business or fashion retailer? Or are you a local business who wants to get involved with charity by sponsoring a local non-profit? We’d love to chat and see what we can do to help. Contact Melissa @Houseofgandc@gmail.com with the subject line: PARTNER OUTREACH
Thanks and we look forward to helping you find ways to give back to your favorite cause, together.
House of Gratia et Caritas Team