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 >>
10. In 2012, 300,000 folks became a part of the TOMS Facebook community for the first time. We’re excited to see where TOMS fans & followers – new and old, nearby and across the world – take the One for One movement in the year ahead.
In March of 2012, we launched TOMS Ticket to Give, opening up the Giving Trip experience to TOMS fans.
Being able to offer this opportunity to you all, who’ve unlocked the potential of One for One from the beginning, has been amazing, exciting and new for the TOMS family, and hearing how it’s affected those that received a Ticket to Give has been equally rewarding.
So for (the majority of) this list, we’re passing the mic to those Ticket to Give participants to share the Top 10 Ticket to Give Takeaways of 2012…
10. We found a new home! Though not far from our old office, we hopped a bit closer to the beach and established a new TOMS HQ that’s an awesome, open, creative space. (Bonus: we have chalkboards for walls!)
Fellas, felines & friends: this is a big one. Whether or not you’ve been following these lists for the past four days, no matter (though if you have, we appreciate it!). Today, you’ll know for sure that 2012 brought us some goooooood stuff. Here is some of the good-est stuff that came to fruition over the course of this past year: