Intimate Holiday Trunk Show with Seven Mindful Brands by Female Founders

Thursday, December 7th, 5pm – 8pm @ Devon Fisher’s private residence, SoHo, NY

Meet the makers of seven mindful brands for an intimate trunk show + holiday festivities. This is a private event, open to EcoCult readers! Participating brands include: Pondicherie, The Brave Collection, Aitch Aitch, Elyse Maguire, Everett, with artwork by Isabella Huffington, and photography by Isabella Bejarano.

Kindly RSVP to rsvp@avantcollective.com for entry and address details.

Epic Clothing Swap with Beautiful on Purpose

Sunday, December 10th, 12:00pm – 5:00pm @ SHAKTIBARRE, 449 Keap St, Brooklyn, NY

Join Beautiful on Purpose for a clothing swap. Free your closet of things you don’t love and fill it with things you do love! The event supports SHAKTIBARRE and their new campaign to expand to Harlem! SHAKTIBARRE is a boutique fitness market that seeks to close gender gaps, provide wellness education, and inspire women.

Donations welcomed. | RSVP here.

LIVARI x Brother Pop-Up

Tuesday, December 12th, 5:40pm – 7:00pm @ Caravan Stylist Studio, The Gregory Hotel, 42 West 35th Street (off 6th Avenue in mezzanine), NY, NY.

Give powerfully with a purpose. Discover how to create personalized embroidery and sewing gifts with innovative Brother products, shop eco-friendly holiday items and meet Alysia Reiner, Claudine DeSola and Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs.

Free.

FEIT Bowery Shoe Drive Donation Event

Thursday, December 14th (several events to take place throughout the holiday season). Shoe drive runs until Dec. 31st @ FEIT New York2 Prince Street, 10012

Throughout this holiday season, FEIT will host several events at the Prince Street flagship, where you can join for drinks, light food, and an opportunity to donate your lightly worn shoes to benefit The Bowery Mission. The shoe drive runs until Dec 31, and shoe donations are accepted throughout this period at both FEIT store locations (2 Prince Street / 11 Greenwich Ave), as well as at New Museum and ICP Museum. With each donation FEIT is giving 20% toward any FEIT product, and complimentary 1-day admission to the New Museum and ICP Museum.

Get more info and updates on events here.

Renewear Drop Shop

Saturday, December 9th – Sunday, December 10th, 12pm – 8pm @ The Founders Lab, 972 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211

This community event serves as the launch of new sustainable brand, Renewear. It will include vendors from ethical brands and artisans, mending services, plants, refreshments, music, and more. Renewear’s goal is to use their brand to educate the local community on the methods the fashion world relies on today.

More info & RSVP here.

Yoga For The Earth Community Yoga Classes

Wednesdays, 7pm @ West Village

Thursdays, 7pm @ Hudson River Park Pier 46

Saturdays, 11am @ Fort Greene Park

Yoga for the Earth is a network of like-minded people who practice yoga with the shared intention of protecting and preserving our beautiful planet. All classes and events are donation based. Proceeds are given to organizations that implement sustainable energy systems, protect animals, clean oceans, recycle food, educate communities, amongst much more goodness. No previous yoga experience is required to join.

Travel+SocialGood Summit 2017

Thursday, November 16th – Friday, November 17th @ NYC (details TBA)

The United Nations has declared 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism in conjunction with the Global Goals, an ambitious set of targets set to help solve some of the world’s most pressing issues by 2030. We look to the Global Goals as inspiration for the issues the travel industry can help to solve, and hope the  TSG Summit will inspire radical change throughout the tourism sector to help achieve these goals through both innovative business practices and consumer behavior. Building off of the momentum and format of previous Summits, this year’s event will be focused on different workshops and activations aimed at finding actionable solutions to push the industry forward. Stay tuned for more information about this year’s summit.

Details here.

Seed to Self Journey: Experience What’s Possible In a Truly Ethical Textile Value Chain

April 15th-21st, 2018, Karnataka & Tamil Nadu, South India

The Seed to Self Journey is a journey of learning and self-discovery, through the organic cotton regions of South India. You will be taken on a transformative journey to learn the impact of the current fashion paradigm, and more importantly, the way to move forward to a more holistic way. You’ll explore the inner and outer change that can weave positive transformation into the fashion industry and the clothes we wear. As a member of the fashion industry, a socially conscious individual or as our friend, we invite you to join us on a life-changing and values-based journey that will also be rich in experiences and full of enjoyment.

More info here.

If there’s anything I forgot, let me know in the comments!