Our Mission updated dec 27th
Giving back has never been simpler. When you shop, you contribute. Hoodies for Heroes proudly donates 20% of our profits to a foundation close to your heart.
Hoodies for Heroes is committed to giving back to charities that help those in need of support. We look to inspire you to make a positive impact in the world and give you a chance to be a Hero. Every purchase has the ability to change lives and show support by wearing one of our items.
Our products have corresponding charities that we have carefully researched, evaluated, and chosen to be most effective in helping our cause. Shopping with us says more about you than the items in your cart. By selecting one of our products, you partake in ethical consumption that furthers the cause towards a sustainable future.
We aspire to make a difference in today’s world and together we can make that difference.
Be a Hero; be a changemaker.
The American Humane Society
The American Humane Society has been helping animals for 140 years, they have been devoted to protecting the nation’s most vulnerable animals by creating landmark programs that help ensure the humane treatment of an estimated 1 billion animals each year. They have received a charity score of 90.09, earning a 4-star rating, giving us confidence our contributions will make a difference. Whether there are animals in need of rescue, shelter, protection, or security, the American Humane is the first to serve. They have multiple programs including animal rescue, conservation, humane farming, and more.
The International Association for Suicide Prevention
We all know someone who is or has been affected by mental illness, whether it is a friend or family member. The International Association for Suicide Prevention is a non-profit organization that acknowledges the emotional and mental health of people across the world. They are working on a large scale with the goal of reducing global suicide rates by a third by 2030. The (IASP) works with communities and governments to be able to get people the help and resources they need to educate and prevent suicide cases. We chose to support this charity as many of our customers are from around the world, and we want to have as large of an impact as possible.
Susan G. Komen Foundation
In 2021 there were an estimated 284,000 new cases of breast cancer in the United States. Breast cancer is something that affects countless lives and families, and we want to make a difference. We chose to support the Susan G. Komen Foundation because their story resonates with us on a personal level. Breast cancer is a common illness that takes away friends, family, and loved ones. The Susan G. Komen Foundation's mission is to eradicate breast cancer as a life-threatening disease by advancing research, education, screening, and treatment, while also giving support and comfort to those in need.
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Half of all homeless women and children in the U.S. are fleeing from domestic violence. The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a non-profit organization that mobilizes efforts against domestic violence and the conditions that allow it to exist. They offer programs such as reconstructive and cosmetic surgery for domestic abuse survivors, remember my name project, personal finance education, and so much more. Hoodies for Heroes’ Hearts to Home movement supports the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence to give opportunities for people to escape their scenarios and build a better life for themselves and their children.
Global FoodBanking Network
The world produces enough food to feed all 7.7 billion people, but 690 million people still go to bed on an empty stomach, and this number is on the rise. We chose to support the Global FoodBanking Network because their goals closely align with ours. We are passionate to work towards a hunger-free future, and we want to join them on their journey. To achieve their goals, they are actively partnering with food banks in over 20 countries and setting up sustainable food systems in communities that are in need.