9 Unique and Sustainable Gifts for Father's Day

Father’s Day 2021 is coming up on June 20!

The dads in our lives do so much—from diaper changes and playing catch, to love, support, patience, and maybe a little financial help too ;)

What better way to support a guy who already makes the world better than buying a gift that makes the world better? We’ve got a great collection of ethical and eco-friendly Father’s Day gifts that dads will love! They’re fun and unique, and they support fair wages, fight poverty, do good for the environment, and give back to worthy causes.

So whether it’s for your dad, your husband or partner, or a dad-like mentor in your life, we’ve got the perfect gift for their interest and your price range!

Luci Pro

luci pro

This powerful, portable, lightweight, and waterproof solar light from MPOWERD is ready for any adventure dad wants to go on! It’s great for hiking, camping, adventuring, backyard fun, soft evening lights, and more! The Luci Pro can work as a portable charger for his phone or other electronics, and is capable of recharging via solar panel or through USB. MPOWERD also gives back to communities in the developing world without electricity access!

GOLS Certified Organic Shredded Latex Pillow 

gold certified organic latex pillow

One of those things dad would love but never get for himself—a nice pillow that will mean better sleep and better health overall! Not only is the shredded latex pillow from PlushBeds comfortable, supportive, and heat-regulating—it’s also clean, safe, and non-toxic. With organic latex that’s naturally hypoallergenic, dust mite and moisture resistant, dad is bound to get a better night’s sleep!

Rugged Territory Candle 

rugged territory candle

He might deny it, but we all know dad likes a good candle. That’s why he might appreciate the Rugged Territory collection from Prosperity Candle that celebrates the ruggedness in us all! Prosperity Candles are naturally made with people and the planet in mind—with a recycled glass holder, soy and coconut waxes, a pure cotton wick, and essential oil fragrances with rich notes of wood, whiskey, leather, and spices. Handpoured in the USA by refugees creating a brighter future for themselves! 

Krypton TW Earbuds

krypton tw earbuds

The Krypton TW were designed to make dad’s life a little easier—with noise reduction technology for clearer calls, built-in mics on both buds so he can always be heard, the latest bluetooth technology for extended range and up to 18 hours of battery life, and a magnetic charging case to effortlessly power up these handy accessories on the go. The little details make these buds from XACT perfect for dad!

100% Colombian Coffee 

100% colombian Kikos coffee

A cup of coffee with a unique story! Fair Trade certified Kikos Coffee is carefully grown, harvested, and roasted in Colombia by coffee experts! These coffee artisans have generations of experience planting, growing, selecting, and roasting exquisite coffee beans and know how to bring out all the superb flavor that Colombian Coffee has to offer! Dad will love the medium body, subtle notes of chocolate, fruit flavors, and a slight trace of spice. 

Huarche Sandals

huarache sandals

Huarache Sandals have been a warm-weather staple for hundreds of years. Now dad can feel the beachy vibes with ethically-made Huarache Sandals from Nisolo. With hand-cut and hand-inserted leather and a rubber sole, these sandals are designed to stay stylish and comfortable for the long haul. Look no further for a timeless staple that he’ll love for years to come.

Climb On Shirt

climb on shirt

A gift for the adventurer! Dad will love this ultra comfy and durable tri-blend shirt from Seek Dry Goods that lets the world know he’s up for adventure! Even better, this fun design is hand drawn and printed in the USA with eco-friendly water-based inks. And that durable comfort comes from recycled polyester and organic cotton that looks great and is great for the planet! 

Slim Laptop Sleeve

slim laptop sleeve

A sleek looking laptop case that empowers artisans in Haiti! Yep, this durable sleeve gives dad’s electronics the stylish protection they deserve, and is good for people and the planet in the process! Upcycled Haitian tires and sustainably-sourced leather are artfully crafted together by artisans in Haiti who are earning a fair living and creating a better life for themselves and their families. Talk about a perfect gift!

Wesli Bamboo Sunglasses

wesli bamboo sunglasses

Another gift he wouldn’t get for himself but would make his life so much better—a high-quality pair of lightweight, comfortable sunglasses! The Wesli sunglasses from Panda are fun, a little quirky, and built to last. They’re also made from FSC certified bamboo, which is a marvel of nature—naturally lightweight, strong, and antibacterial, grown on marginal land with way less need for water and fertilizer than traditional plants. All sales give back to help correct vision problems in underserved communities.


P.S. If you didn't find exactly what you were looking for, don't forget we have a whole collection of Father's Day gifts here.





Erin King
DoneGood Contributor

Writer, editor, and all-around language enthusiast who uses her love of words to help others.


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