Holiday Gift Ideas That Give Back

The Gallery at 48 Natoma sells a variety of beautiful artwork, jewelry, and other handcrafted gifts; a portion of the proceeds benefit community arts education programs at the Folsom Art Center. Shop from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; the gallery is located at 48 Natoma Street, next to Folsom City Hall.

Support the animals by shopping at the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary Gift Shop for everyone on your list; find sweatshirts, hats, shirts, mugs, toys, books, unique puzzles for a variety of ages ranges. Other unique gift opportunities that give back include honorary animal “adoptions” and the animal enrichment tree – both help provide food, treats, and toys for your favorite animals.

Purchase a Legacy Leaf on the Giving Tree at the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary Barnyard Experience to honor a beloved individual, your family, or a special occasion. Proceeds benefit the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary Friends, a nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of the animals. Learn more and purchase your Legacy Leaf online.

Love the city’s beautiful recreational trails? Purchase a commemorative plate on the Johnny Cash Trail donor wall and help fund the public works of art that will make the trail a landmark destination. Plates are available in a variety of sizes; learn more about the trail and place your order online.