CCIC partners with for Earth Day 2013 giveaway

The Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics' Leaping Bunny Program is pleased partner with The Natural Store™ at™ for Earth Month 2013 in a special giveaway.

Leaping Bunny is sponsoring the Natural Sample Bag to offer compassionate consumers the opportunity to try more than 20 products from The Natural Store™, the green and natural division at™. The recycled cotton tote bags are free to the first 5,000 people who spend a minimum of $50 on The Natural Store website. In addition, has pledged to donate $1 from each sale back to The Leaping Bunny Program.

“This tote bag is a fantastic opportunity for shoppers to try cruelty-free products they may not know about,” stated Kim Paschen, Communications Manager for the Leaping Bunny Program. “We are very excited to partner with one of the largest online retailers to get the word out about companies who have pledged to not test on animals.”

Participating Leaping Bunny certified companies include: 100% Pure, Aubrey Organics, Burt’s Bees, Crystal, Eco-Dent, Gud, Method, Mrs. Meyers, Sappo Hill Soap Works, Seventh Generation, and Tom’s of Maine.

Since 1996, the Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics (CCIC) has been connecting compassionate consumers with cruelty-free companies. The CCIC is made up of the following organizations: American Anti-Vivisection Society; Animal Alliance of Canada; Beauty Without Cruelty, USA; Doris Day Animal League; Humane Society of Canada; The Humane Society of the United States; the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals; the National Anti-Vivisection Society; and the New England Anti-Vivisection Society. CCIC’s international partner is the European Coalition to End Animal Experiments. For more information, contact the CCIC at (888) 546-2242 or