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John Montesi

John is a lifelong writer who has made it his mission to find the best stories wherever they may be and tell them to as many people as will listen. He has written for big companies and small magazines and most everything in between and is currently working on his first full-length book! His commitment to finding and understanding the goodness in the world has taken him to nearly every state in America and brought him to CAUSEBOX where he gets to share Good News. You can read more of his thoughts at www.johntesi.com

From Quilt to Box

Winter CAUSEBOX was designed by two architects. Join us as we follow along with Maggie and Colleen Clines from classrooms at Rhode Island School of Design to artisan workshops in Kolkata, India to designing the amazing Winter Box.

One of the Cleanest Candles You Will Ever Burn

Just as more brands are becoming conscious of the ingredients that we use on our body, Level believes in the importance of the ingredients in the candles that we burn in our homes.

A Family Affair: The Half United Story

Brother and sister duo, Christian and Carmin, founded Half United on a mission to combine their two biggest passions: helping those in need and ethical fashion. Seven years later it's safe to say they have had a big impact on social enterprise.

Behind the Beanie

Krochet Kids Intl. co-founder and CEO, Kohl Crecelius shares the story of his company's humble beginnings and lucky breaks.

A Conversation with Award Winning Designer (and Fall Box Artist!) Caterina Bianchini

London-based artist Caterina Bianchini has an amazing international background and an infectious creative spirit. She also designed the Fall CAUSEBOX, which might just be our favorite one yet.

Badala, or Together

Badala is the Swahili word for ‘instead,’ and that word and idea is powerfully worked into every piece that Joelle McNamara and her company creates.

Mela: An Artisan Story

Artisans in Sambhal, India are part of a bigger story — one where talented youth are recruited away from the preservation of their ancestors' trade, towards urban capitals and global corporations. Mela Artisans is giving them another option.

Five Wonder Women We Know and Love

We all have wonder women in our lives--and these five are all key heroes in the SUMMER CAUSEBOX.

It's Time to Rethink Skincare

Nadia Babar worked in the beauty industry for years. When she couldn't find products she wanted to put on her own skin, Kálos was born.

Bobbi Bankston | The Mason Bar Company

Bobbi Bankston is the founder of the Mason Bar Company, but that's just one of this superwoman's job titles.

Chandler Busby | Haiti Design Co.

Chandler Busby studied apparel design and fashion merchandising in college, but a trip to Haiti truly solidified her future in the sustainable fashion industry.

Relax

When was the last time you truly relaxed? Relaxing is hard work, and not enough people encourage us to do it.

Right at Home

Carly Burson moved to Texas with her family for what was supposed to be a one-year stint. Now, more than four years later, Carly and Tribe Alive are hitting their stride in Fort Worth, drawing inspiration from her team of artisans across the globe.

Heather Nashelle on Jewelry, Family, and Food

Heather Nashelle started her family and her jewelry business at the same time. Here's why they've grown together ever since.

Meet Hank the CAUSEBOX Office Dog

Dogs are just the best. Meet CAUSEBOX Team member Hank the Catahoula and get to know his favorite tricks and office nap spots.