Washington, DC 2016 Brand Award Winners

                                                                Congratulations to the Washington, DC Brand Award Winner and Finalists 

Thank You to our Brand Award Judges

Nate Wong, Social Impact Strategy Manager - Deloitte Consulting LLP

Hawah Kasat, Co-Founder & Executive Director - One Common Unity

Brian Mac MahOon, Chief Community Officer - Expert DOJO

1st Place Winner:

Toogga - Toogga was founded to help improve the lives and prospects of as many Sahelis as possible. We intend to do that by bringing the benefit of our local and natural plant materials to the world while working on breaking the cycle of poverty by supporting women cooperatives in Mauritania and the entire Sahel Region.


Photo credit - ReggPhoto


GARTIKA - Unique. Handcrafted. Chic. Our products are made by artisans spanning generations. We're inspired by skilled workmanship that uses ancient techniques.

Go Beyond Natural - Helping Families Live Toxicfree. ToxicFree® products exceed the safety standards used to rate non toxic and all natural products found in stores- Period!

Veg Voyagers - Cruelty Free, Plant Based Adventures Tours. VegVoyages focuses on cultural immersion, local interaction, and of course – eating lot’s (and lot’s) of vegan food along the way! We travel in a way that appreciates cultures and lifestyles that differ from our own.

Charm School Chocolates - Charm School Chocolate refines raw materials into sophisticated sweets!