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Four good causes for holiday shopping

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To encourage environmental stewardship and preserve Louisiana's - wetlands, Scriptura (Lakeside Shopping Center, 3301 Veterans - Memorial Blvd., Metairie, 219-1113; 5423 Magazine St., 897-1555; - www.scriptura.com) will donate - 25 percent of the sales from its special line of holiday cards — - $16.50 for a package of eight — to the America's Wetland - Foundation.
  • To encourage environmental stewardship and preserve Louisiana's wetlands, Scriptura (Lakeside Shopping Center, 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, 219-1113; 5423 Magazine St., 897-1555; www.scriptura.com) will donate 25 percent of the sales from its special line of holiday cards — $16.50 for a package of eight — to the America's Wetland Foundation.


Not Neutral has released a limited-edition plate for the holidays - that will benefit the recovery of New Orleans City Park, $50 at - Earthsavers (Lakeside Shopping Center Annex, 3301 Veterans - Memorial Blvd., Metairie, 835-0225; 3414 Hwy. 190, Mandeville, - 985-674-1133; 5501 Magazine St., 899-8555; www.earthsaversonline.com). One - hundred percent of the proceeds will be donated to the Friends of City - Park. Earthsavers also will donate all proceeds from the sale of these - Earthtex tote bags, $30, to the Make It Right Foundation, an - organization working to build safe, affordable, green homes in the - Lower Ninth Ward.
  • Not Neutral has released a limited-edition plate for the holidays that will benefit the recovery of New Orleans City Park, $50 at Earthsavers (Lakeside Shopping Center Annex, 3301 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, 835-0225; 3414 Hwy. 190, Mandeville, 985-674-1133; 5501 Magazine St., 899-8555; www.earthsaversonline.com). One hundred percent of the proceeds will be donated to the Friends of City Park. Earthsavers also will donate all proceeds from the sale of these Earthtex tote bags, $30, to the Make It Right Foundation, an organization working to build safe, affordable, green homes in the Lower Ninth Ward.


Support collaborative opportunities for people with intellectual - disabilities when you purchase art, jewelry, gift baskets and and other - gift items from Special Creations, the shop at the Magnolia - School (100 Central Ave., Jefferson, 731-1328), a local residential - and vocational nonprofit. Choose a red, handmade door ornament, $12, or - a jar of Jezebel Sauce and Pepper Jelly, $4 each.
  • Support collaborative opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities when you purchase art, jewelry, gift baskets and and other gift items from Special Creations, the shop at the Magnolia School (100 Central Ave., Jefferson, 731-1328), a local residential and vocational nonprofit. Choose a red, handmade door ornament, $12, or a jar of Jezebel Sauce and Pepper Jelly, $4 each.

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