Charitable Cause

Christmas shopping that counts 

One billion: The number of people in the world who do not have access to clean water.

Five dollars: The cost of helping to change that scary statistic.

Sixty group and charity: water are teaming up to bring safe drinking water to people in developing nations with a $5 bracelet, available at Sixty boutiques and outlets across the country. With 100% of the proceeds donated, the purchase of just one black bandcan provide one person with clean water for up to five years.

‘Tis the season, after all.  —L.L.