Special-edition, Congolese-inspired TOMS Shoes
We're teaming up with Giving Partner Eastern Congo Initiative (ECI), an advocacy and grant-making organization founded by Ben Affleck, on two Congolese-inspired designs with an additional give. Read More >>
TOMS x charity: water - An Eyewer collaboration
TOMS and charity: water, an organization founded in 2006 (like TOMS!) that’s dedicated to to helping bring clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations, join forces for the first-ever TOMS Eyewear collab! Read More >>
Giving TOMS Shoes in the DRC
Founded by Ben Affleck in 2010, ECI is an advocacy and grant-making organization that works with and for the people of DRC, the third most populous country in Africa, and one that struggled under a cycle of violence for nearly 20 years – particularly in the east. Read More >>
“To do what you love and feel that it matters-how could anything be more fun?”-Katherine Graham
Because Blake’s in the office for a few weeks, we interns got to attend our first all-staff meeting last Thursday, only to learn that “pep rally” is a more fitting term. We were super excited to be reminded once again that we were valued as part of the TOMS family, but more than the excitement of the first all-staff was the surprise of the second all-staff that sprung up on us the very next day (Friday).
In the spirit of a patriotic long weekend we all very much enjoyed, this week’s intern blog is a about an awesome little slice of our independence: Coming to a new place and making it our own.
With HQ as our dressing room and the world as our stage, we interns have spent the past three weeks learning how to perform on behalf of TOMS from some of the most inspiring talent around.
Because we’re only here for the summer, the days feel like weeks and the weeks like months. So, in this crazy continuum of TOMS time, we’re loving and living some seriously heightened friendships. Week two-and-a-half welcomes us warmly, as we take turns noticing that we’ve fallen into a great routine here at HQ and outside these walls too.
Once upon a budding social movement fourteen newbies stumbled into a beautiful summer adventure….
Hey, TOMS fans! I’m Chelsea, one of fourteen interns that just stepped into a great big pile of wonderful that is TOMS. Obviously this goes without saying, but I have to put it out there as we pinch ourselves from our new desks, we are SO pumped to be part of the TOMS family!