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Shop These Brands This Weekend and Help Raise Money for Black-Owned Nonprofits

These vegan businesses are donating a portion of their sales this weekend to UsingMyPrivilege! In efforts to support and empower the Black community, we launched a new initiative called VegUp. We’ve collaborated with UsingMyPrivilege, vegan and vegan-friendly businesses, and our VegOut audience to raise funds for Black-owned non-profit organizations doing impactful work for the Black Lives Matter movement. When you make a purchase from these vegan brands THIS WEEKEND, a percentage of their sales will be donated via UsingMyPrivilege and given to Black-owned 501c(3) organizations.

 

RELATED: Black-Owned Happy Ice Opens Melrose Storefront This Saturday


Join VegUP and Using My Privilege to take a stand against racism. Click here to learn more and donate now.

 

The Base Co.

Donating 50% of proceeds

Nationwide shipping and Los Angeles pop-up

Are you on the hunt for the perfect sweetener? The Base Co.’s liquid sweeteners are the perfect combination of refreshing, flavorful, and sweet! Each bottle of concentrated liquid is made with fresh pickled fruits, harmonious herbs, and a touch of raw cane sugar. Their flavors range from Hibiscus Agave, Thyme Orange, and Ginger Pear to Blackberry Charcoal, Gooseberry Marigold, and more! Order online at The-Base.Co for nationwide delivery or stop by their Los Angeles pop-up this Sunday. 50% of proceeds from this weekend will be donated to UsingMyPrivilege.

The Base Co.

Dosely

Donating 50% of proceeds

Nationwide shipping

These multivitamins from Dosely are the quickest and easiest way to get your essential nutrients and supplement your diet. Each pill contains your daily amount of Vitamin D, B12, Biotin, and more! They’re 100% vegan, non-GMO, and hypoallergenic with no colorants, binders, or synthetic fillers. Their user-friendly packaging holds 28 vitamins––one for each day of the month! Go to Dosely.com to place your order this weekend and 50% of the proceeds will go towards Black-owned non-profit organizations through UsingMyPrivilege.

Dosely

LOBO Cuban Food

Donating 15% of proceeds

Los Angeles pop-up

Cancel your plans this Sunday morning and order brunch from this all-vegan Cuban food pop-up! If you’re craving something savory, order the Breakfast Cubano! This heavenly handheld is made of vegan scrambled eggs, Ropa Vieja (jackfruit), smoked gouda, and pickles pressed between a crispy Bolillo (white bread roll) with a side of plantain chips. Want something on the sweet side? Their drool-worthy Guava French Toast is outstanding alongside a bottle of their Café Con Leche (cold brew coffee with oat milk) in collaboration with Good Vibes Society. Place your order online at LOBOCubanFood.com for pickup or delivery in Long Beach this Sunday, June 21st from 11am-3pm. 15% of their proceeds will be donated to UsingMyPrivilege.

LOBO Cuban Food

Madame Shugah

Donating 15% of proceeds

Los Angeles delivery and nationwide shipping

What’s for dessert? Cookies, brownies, ice cream pints, ice cream cakes, moist loaves, brownie chips, kombucha floats––the options are endless with Madame Shugah! Oh, and did we mention you can order an ice cream sandwich kit? Pick a pint of your favorite ice cream flavor and a 6-pack of cookies to make three mind-blowingly delicious ice cream sandwiches. There’s a $40 minimum for all orders for delivery throughout the greater Los Angeles area. It’s the perfect time to stock up on sweets! 15% of the proceeds from this weekend will be given to UsingMyPrivilege. Visit MadameShugah.com for more information.

Madame Shugah

White Rhino Bags

Donating 20% of proceeds

Shipping to the US and Canada

If you’re in need of a high-quality vegan bag or some fashionable and ethical accessories, scroll through the products from White Rhino Bags! From backpacks, wristlets, and purses to key chains, coasters, and passport holders, this Black-owned eco-friendly company has it all! Their vegan leather and cork materials are sturdy, sleek, and trendy AF! When you make a purchase online at WhiteRhinoBags.com this weekend, they’ll donate 20% of the sales to UsingMyPrivilege.

White Rhino Bags

Word Of Mouth

Donating 20% of proceeds

Los Angeles food truck

The plant-based comfort food masters at Word Of Mouth always pull through with the vegan noms! Their menu is jam-packed with top-notch meals such as Mac and Cheese Bites, Munchwraps, Grilled Cheese, and Buffalo Cauliflower! And to make things even better, they offer vegan ranch––mmm! Track down this plant-based food truck in North Hollywood this Thursday through Sunday. 20% of their profits will go to Black-owned organizations in partnership with UsingMyPrivilege! Not local to Los Angeles? You can purchase a meal to be donated to the homeless by clicking here.

Word Of Mouth Truck

The Moody Vegan

Donating 20% of proceeds

Los Angeles pickup and delivery

There’s nothing we love more than vegan baked goods! And these items from The Moody Vegan do NOT disappoint! Blueberry Muffins, Birthday Cake Blondies, Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies, and Matcha Crinkle Cookies are just a few of the flavor-bursting confections to choose from! And as if you need another reason to order these goodies, it’s for a good cause! This vegan bakery is donating 20% of their sales to UsingMyPrivilege through Sunday, 6/21.

The Moody Vegan

Allie Mitchell

@alliemitch

Allie is a writer, musical theatre performer, yoga instructor, and walking vegan restaurant directory. On any given day, you can catch her making tofu scramble, scouring Trader Joe’s for new plant-based products, or watching The Lizzie McGuire Movie! Visit her website at alexandrammitchell.com.

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