06/13/2013 02:33 pm ET Updated Aug 13, 2013

4 Fun Ways to Give Back While Spending (PHOTOS)

Today more than 83 percent of Americans wish brands would support causes and companies are responding, making it easy and fun for all to get involved by simply shopping, dining out, traveling and even buying a new pair of specs. Here are some of my favorite charitable partnerships. What's your charity of choice?