Brands Giving Back

Introducing The Manual’s Brands Giving Back series. Here, we’re profiling smaller brands that are driving real change by giving back in big ways. We’re honored to share their stories and how they are reinvesting their profits by supporting notable charities, initiatives, or causes. If you’ve made it your resolution this year to budget and diversify your hard-earned money to support companies or organizations that are giving back to the community, then start here. We’ve identified a few that are worth shopping from. New brands will be highlighted each month so be sure to come back to find the latest business to support.

OpenGym: Chef Phillip Esteban is Delivering Meals with Sustainability in Mind

When the COVID-19 shutdown happened in San Diego, Chef Philip Esteban got to work. OpenGym is a non-profit organization providing meals to underprivileged communities across San Diego.
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