Top 10 Ways To Say `I Love You’ This Valentine’s – And Give to Your Favorite Cause at the Same Time

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Source: Business Wire

By: Company Press Release

(CHICAGO, IL) — Shop at iGive.com and a portion goes to charity. Thinking of buying your valentine a pair of silky red boxer? A magnetic poetry kit with dozens of ways to say, “I love you”? A digital camera to record your love? You can find thousands of ideas in one place any time of the day or night – and make your gift do double duty for any cause you care about – at iGive.com, the online shopping portal where a portion of every purchase goes to the charity of your choice.

With more than 180 merchants from Amazing Baskets and Amazon.com to Whole Foods and YakPak.com, the iGive.com mall is a one-stop shop where up to 20 percent of the purchase price goes to whatever cause the shopper designates – so every gift gives twice. How can you show your love? Let iGive.com count the ways:

1. A heart-shaped waffle iron to make your main squeeze breakfast in

bed ($49.95 at Cooking.com, 10 percent to your cause).

2. The movie you saw on your first date (Reel.com, 5 percent to your

cause).

3. A three-month membership in the Chocolate Lovers Club to treat

your honey’s sweet tooth – and your own ($109.95 at Gourmet

Market, 12.5 percent to your cause).

4. The rose garden she’s always wanted, ready for planting ($47.85

and up at Garden.com. 2.5 percent to your cause).

5. A custom CD with 12 songs of your choice – your first dance, your

favorite love song, the blow-you-away number from the last rock

concert you saw together ($19.95 from CDNow, 8 percent to your

cause).

6. Satin sheets for romantic evenings ($59.99 for a queen set in any

of six colors at Brylane Home, 2.5 percent to your cause).

7. Scented candles to set the mood ($8.95 and up from

Illuminations.com, 3 percent to your cause).

8. Red silk boxer shorts with embroidered initials for him, a

shortie Valentine kimono for her, and chocolate body paint for

both (Personal Creations, 7.5 percent to your cause).

9. A lobster dinner for two, including two whole pre-cooked Maine

lobsters, Maryland crab cakes, Manhattan clam chowder and

tiramisu for dessert ($59.95 from Fulton Street.com, 4.5 percent

to your cause).

10. 101 Nights of Grrreat Sex, a collection of step-by-step

seductions with sealed pages designed to be removed from the book

and opened in private by one partner to surprise the other

($23.96 at barnesandnoble.com, 4 percent to your cause).

Looking for more ideas? Go straight to www.igive.com/html/gift_ideas.cfm, where you’ll find a lifetime’s worth of suggestions for enchanted evenings, tete-a-tete dinners, romantic travel and even the kinds of gifts designed more for the love-of-the-game than the love-of-the-dame. (St. Louis Rams jersey, anyone?)

iGive.com is the Internet’s first and most successful venture into turning online shopping into a vehicle for charitable giving. Since its debut three years ago, the site has generated nearly $620,000 for thousands of different organizations, ranging from animal shelters and school marching bands to medical research foundations, women’s shelters and missing children advocacy groups.

Remember: Shop through iGive.com to give to your cause as well as your sweetheart. iGive.com is changing online shopping – for good.

Contact:

iGive.com

Allison Clark, 847/492-6965

Laura Mauman, 312/836-6300