Giving Back

The San Francisco Sock Company believes very strongly that at the end of every day the energy you put into your life and world matters. It's a reflection of your true self and impacts the energy of each new day. Have fun every day and act respectfully and charitably towards yourself and the world. This is the heart of our philanthropic charter.

We encourage you to help us recognize people and organizations that are active proponents of conservancy, literacy, and human rights. We use earth conscious techniques in our manufacturing process and give back to our world community daily. When you place an order with The San Francisco Sock Company, you can choose one of the featured charities below as we donate $1 to the organization you select to help make the world a better place.

Just enter the charity of your choice as you confirm your order through PayPal.

If you wish to make larger contributions, we hope you'll link directly to the websites of:

Save the Bay — Save the Bay is a non-profit organization and the largest Bay Area organization working to protect, restore, and celebrate San Francisco Bay. As its leading champion since 1961, Save the Bay protects the Bay from pollution and inappropriate shoreline development, making it cleaner and healthier for people and wildlife. Learn more at

BookEnds — BookEnds is a non-profit organization which is all about kids helping kids by recycling children's books through student-run book drives. By placing these books in schools and youth organizations, BookEnds works to increase literacy and improve the education of our children. Learn more at

Doctors Without Borders — Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is an international humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in 1971. Today, MSF provides independent, impartial assistance in more than 60 countries to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe. MSF provides independent, impartial assistance to those most in need and speaks out to bring attention to neglected crises, challenges inadequacies or abuse of the aid system, and advocates for improved medical treatment and protocols. In 1999, MSF received the Nobel Peace Prize. Learn more at  

When you purchase items from The San Francisco Sock Company, you do something positive for the world!  

Paul McGovern, CEO & Founder