Business Description The CoRo Coffee Room is a café on 5th Street in Berkeley that’s attached to shared coffee roasting factory — it’s like a shared kitchen, but for coffee roasters. The CoRo Coffee Room brews coffee roasted on-site by the various brands of coffee who regularly roast at CoRo.
Holiday Promotion The CoRo Coffee Room is offering a gift box of two 12oz whole bean coffee bags, roasted at CoRo by one of our member roasters and by CoRo’s own roaster. The box includes one of CoRo’s two offerings and selection from one of our roaster members decided by our coffee team! It’s a great way to try new coffee while supporting small businesses!
Business Description Are you looking for an amazing deal and want to save the lives of shelter animals? Then this is the booth for you! Berkeley Humane’s Thrift Shop is a boutique-style shopping experience featuring curated treasures including stunning one-of-a-kind jewelry and other unique items. This is the place to treat yourself or buy a special present for someone, all while doing good in our community.
Holiday Promotion This year, your holiday shopping can save lives! Berkeley Humane’s newly opened thrift shop features a carefully curated collection of vintage clothing, home décor, framed artwork, jewelry, and more. You never know what treasures you will ﬁnd, and 100% of proceeds beneﬁt shelter animals through our Hope Medical Fund!
Or you can skip the physical gift and honor your loved one with a donation to Berkeley Humane!
Business Description Since 1999, BPG has been a national leader in cannabis, offering only California’s most effective products. Their highly trained staff provides personalized consultations in person or over the phone with a focus on pain, sleep, senior health, anxiety, depression, and serious medical conditions so you can conﬁdently give the gift of plant-based wellness to yourself or a loved one. Clients love their curbside pickup service because it’s quick and convenient with their private parking lot off San Pablo Ave.
Holiday Promotion Give yourself or a loved one the gift of Happier, Higher Holidays. From now through the end of the year, BPG is running huge discounts on their entire store including best-selling products for sleep, pain, pleasure, and more. Visit their website to see current offers.
Business Description Recognized nationally for its innovative programming, Berkeley Symphony has established a reputation for presenting major new works for orchestra alongside fresh interpretations of classic repertoire. Our milestone 50th year marked a return to joy— now, as we embark on our next chapter, we invite you to experience orchestra music in a variety of genres for the 22/23 Season: Find Your Frequency.
The season features 8 extraordinary concerts—three concerts in the Symphonic Series and ﬁve in the Chamber Series.
Holiday Promotion Flex Pass New this season — choose your own journey! Purchase a Berkeley Symphony Flex Pass and redeem for Symphonic and/or Chamber concert tickets at the subscription price, a savings of up to 20% per ticket! Buy in multiples of $100 to create the season that works for you.
Business Description Dear Friends and Neighbors, Truthful and Friendly Travel Advice. Berkeley’s Northside Travel is a local storefront travel agency, half a block from UC Berkeley’s North Gate. For 42 years our loyal customers have valued and trusted our travel knowledge, our honesty, and friendship. A full service travel agency, we sell the total travel product: air and rail tickets, car rentals, travel insurance, business and vacation travel, cruises and yachts, independent and group tours, and more. We are the only travel agency member of the Berkeley Chamber of Commerce. The Personal Touch. Collectively we have visited 7 continents and 144+ countries. We share our individual skills and travel knowledge with each other in order to better serve you. In previous good and bad times, our customers know that they can trust Berkeley’s Northside Travel to tell the truth. Our customers appreciate our “joy of travel” Arearea. Stay safe and enjoy life, Terry, David, Michael, Nancy Smart, Peggy, Karen, and Nancy Singer. Your friends at Berkeley’s Northside Travel
Business Description Camille Torres Designs creates small batch, artisanal jewelry. Inﬂuenced by nature, Camille ﬁnds ways to transform iconic, natural patterns into unexpected designs. Her work is classic, and with 20% off at the Berkeley Holiday Fair, there’s the right gift for anyone … including yourself!
Holiday Promotion 20% off at the Berkeley Holiday Gift Fair on 12/8!
Business Description Cult Crackers, a local women-owned cracker company, makes insanely good artisan crackers. These little squares of crunchy goodness are hand baked with organic gluten-free ingredients.
Holiday Promotion Use code BERKELEYHOLIDAY2022 for 20% off these delicious award-winning crackers.
Business Description Welcome to Luxury Nurse Concierge Inc., we are pleased to present Diamens Formula. Diamens Formula was created for all who enjoy beautiful handcrafted luxury products. We offer a line of Self Care options to help you relax, restore and revitalize. Our scented candles to create an inviting ambiance that will transport your mind to someplace wonderful. Candle lighting provides the many beneﬁts to include elevating your mood and enhancing sleep. Enhance your self-care routines with amazing fragrances combined with our natural coconut or soy candles.
Diamens Formula Non-Comedogenic Moisturizer will leave your skin soft and supple without clogging pores or feeling oily. Our Body Soufﬂé is a gentle detoxiﬁcation scrub that will leave your skin soft, radiant and hydrated. Our ingredients include Calendula, Hyaluronic acid and Rose and other essential oils.
Holiday Promotion Holiday Specials! Please enjoy $5 off of select candles for your Holiday gift giving. Purchases over $100 will receive a free candle. We want to share our love of candles, soap and skin care with you and your family.
Business Description Donkey & Goat was founded in 2004 by Tracey and Jared Brandt on ecological principles driving decisions in both the vineyard and the cellar, which was quite a few years before the term Natural Wine was coined in America! Known for being pioneers and one of the ﬁrst to list ingredients on the label, our wines are handcrafted at our Berkeley winery from organic and biodynamically farmed vineyards in the Sierra Nevada, Mendocino County, and Napa Valley. We follow the same ethos in making the wines resulting in wine that is vibrant, alive and best enjoyed around a table full of food, circled with family and friends.
Holiday Promotion Give the gift of natural wine this season with our custom wine packs, magnum bottles, subscription memberships, gift cards and more!
Business Description Dorothy Day House Berkeley’s mission is to provide a caring presence, sustenance, and shelter to those in-need among us.
Many Bay Area cities currently offer little to no services for the unhoused, Dorothy Day House Berkeley (DDHB) was founded in 1992 to help ﬁll this gap by providing free community meals to these vulnerable and marginalized populations. More than 30 years later DDHB continues to provide free daily meals to the low income and unhoused, and offers a wide array of additional services to assist people on their journey back to stability.
Holiday Promotion In the upcoming weeks and months we plan on continuing the expansion of our workforce development and outreach efforts. It is our hope that through these programs, and initiatives, we can introduce our services to more people and be a model of love and compassion for others to follow.
Business Description The Ecology Center Store provides products that encourage environmentally and socially responsible lifestyle practices and sustainable gift giving. We stock books, housewares, green gifts, organic gardening supplies, toys, games, recycled paper products and glassware, organic ﬁbers, and much more. We have carefully considered the quality, sustainability, and origins of the products we carry in our store. When you shop locally, you support the local economy that enriches our local communities. We’re here to afﬁrm that you can shop and honor sustainability at the same time.
Business Description More than a gift store, Fern’s Garden is an affordable place to ﬁnd the work of American and fair trade artisans. This mother and daughter team’s mission is to ensure that all artisans receive fair wages for their work. You’ll ﬁnd wind chimes, jewelry, wall and garden art, incense, mugs, stickers, signs, tiles, bird feeders, greeting cards, crystals, toys and much more.
Holiday Promotion Mention Berkeley Holidays and receive a FREE Jacob’s Musical CarCharm!
Business Description At Gold Leaf Cafe, we ﬁnd that gifts of coffee and tea are always a good idea. We exclusively brew Mother Tongue Coffee at Gold Leaf and promise that their beautifully crafted whole beans make a great holiday gift for friends, family, and hosts. We are proud to serve locally owned and woman led Flower Head Tea. Their beautiful loose leaf tea and chai kits are great options for the tea lover in your life.
Holiday Promotion Our popular homemade peppermint hot chocolate kits are back and make fun gifts for kids and, let’s be real, for the kid in all of us. Our seasonally branded mugs and beanies will be available for anyone looking for Gold Leaf Cafe Swag.
Business Description Located in a historic, Mission-style structure, the Hotel Shattuck Plaza embodies the phrase ‘history re-imagined’ and is Berkeley’s top hotel. Its name pays homage to Francis K. Shattuck, a prominent ﬁgure in Berkeley’s early history. Our 199-room hotel is the place for meetings, events, and unforgettable stays in Berkeley. It occupies a spot on the National Register of Historic Places, and anchors Downtown Berkeley, much like it did over a century ago. And with its proximity to two international airports and a Bay Area Rapid Transit station, it serves as an excellent base from which to explore the city that grew up around it.
Holiday Promotion A Season of Celebration! Celebrate the Season and stay two-nights now through March 2023 and receive $25 off room rates, plus a $25 credit at ZINO. Offer expires 1/15/23. Book early for best availability. *Offer subject to availability at the time of booking. Two-night minimum required stay, not available on groups of 10 or more rooms. Cannot be combined with any other discount. Offer expires 1/15/23 and is valid on stays through 3/31/23.
Business Description Get the student in your life access to a global team of real-world subject-matter experts who practice what we teach IRL. Teachers teach academics. We teach our subjects as they are found “in the wild.” We’re novelists, engineers, researchers, economists, planners… oh yeah, and tutors. We’re more than academic, because the questions that matter aren’t on the test.
Holiday Promotion Use code BERKELEY-HOLIDAYS to gift your student a Firewood Bundle or Olympic Peak Membership (4 to 32 sessions, up to 15% off retail), and get an additional 1-hour session FREE with our Berkeley-based founder, plus an extra 10% off your order for a total of up to 25% off retail rates. There’s no gift like the spark of true intellectual mentorship and contagious curiosity! Help your favorite student ignite their learning in the New Year!
Business Description Everyone loves saving money. Customize a coverage plan that helps protect what’s important to you — family, things and your bottom line. From safe driving rewards, bundling options and discounts*, Jessica McArdle can help you create a solution that’s right for you. Offering home, auto, life insurance, and much more!
Holiday Promotion Come meet Jessica at the Holiday Gift Fair on 12/8 and pick up a swag bag!
Business Description Jiminy’s makes dog food & treats that are delicious, nutritious, humane and truly sustainable. What makes these products sustainable? They’re made with cricket protein! Choose Jiminy’s for a happy pet and a healthy planet.
Holiday Promotion Use code BERK20 for 20% off all purchases on Jiminys.com through Dec 31st!
Business Description Founded in 2005, Kitchen on Fire is a family-owned cooking school with kitchen classrooms located in Oakland and Berkeley.
Our mission is to help you discover and prepare food that tastes good and is good for you. When we succeed, you are better equipped to appreciate and prepare beautiful food for the rest of your life. We’re proud to offer a variety of classes (100+) featuring cuisines and techniques spanning the world — Italian, French, Spanish, Mediterranean, Indian, Japanese, Moroccan, Baking & Sweets…
Business Description Live Colorfully, Give Colorfully! Laurel Burch Studios is the go-to destination for exuberant designs celebrating the vibrant, vivid artwork and inspirational messages of internationally renowned artist Laurel Burch. Get your gift giving glowing with bold, beautiful apparel, socks, bags, and scarves, uniquely original jewelry, crafts, and home décor — shop for gifts under $20-$50-$100, by Laurel’s art themes, and collections for women, men and kids in colorful patterns and styles to brighten your world.
Holiday Promotion Receive 15% off your in-store purchase or use code Hello22 during checkout at laurelburchstudios.com.
Thank you for supporting a local woman-owned, minority-owned business! Promos can be used on full-priced items and cannot be combined with other discounts.
Business Description Love & Live Wellness guides women and non-binary folx out from the shadows so they can embrace their true selves, feel conﬁdent in their decisions, and deﬁne their purpose through Yoga and Life Coaching Services.
Kerstin Phillips, Founder of Love & Live Wellness, is a Catalyst Coach. She uses gentle nudges, relentless encouragement, and reﬂective questions to help her clients uncover what is holding them back so that they can take the simple steps to emerge as their true selves.
Help the humans in your life that hide their true selves shine more brilliantly this holiday season with one of these gifts. (and if they resonate with you, I’m all about encouraging self-gifting. You deserve to be seen and heard)
Give the gift of an:
Intention Setting Session: an online coaching session designed for a new season or new moon to get clear on what matters most to you, so that you can stay focused and feel good about it.
Mindful Movement: an online Yoga and Journaling Mini-Course to take you from worried overwhelm to relaxation bliss!
CommuniTea Yoga: an online live yoga and journaling class to feel grounded, heard, and understood in a safe space for introverts.
Holiday Promotion Use code BERKHOL2022 to Save 18% on all services offered through Love & Live Wellness’s Holiday Listing.
Business Description Metalsouls was founded in 1999. Our group currently has several people working on each speciﬁc design. Each individual specializes in one aspect of each sculpture. This combination of our talented artists results in our unique beautiful and functional sculptures. We try to lend our creative talents to the current popular action ﬁgures of the day, building a diverse and unique line of metal sculptures. For over 10 years, we have explored the exciting venue of the high-tech animation world. We hope to continue on for many years to come. We’ve made and sold metal sculptures such as Sciﬁ, Animals, Insects, Sports, and etc. We also sell metal dice.
Business Description When your business or organization needs custom branded merchandise that will enhance the brand experience — Polo Promotions is the one stop source for endless possibilities and options. We are woman owned/operated small minority business — celebrating our 22 years in business. With every project we work with passion and creativity to enhance our clients message with their branding and marketing. Polo Promotions provides: * Apparel (jackets, hats, tshirts) * Event essentials — Tents, Banners, Flags, Balloons, Table Covers, Trade Show, Logo Walls * Corporate gifts * Awards * Name Tags * Lapel Pins * Packaging — Bags, Ribbons, Tissue, Gift Bags * SWAG * Trade Show Giveaways * And more –-
Re-Up Reﬁll Shop
Address 6025 College Ave, Oakland, Berkeley CA 94618
Business Description The Re-Up Reﬁll Shop offers a range of ecological bath, body, cooking, food, kitchen, and cleaning products in reﬁllable containers, reducing waste from single-use plastics. Start reﬁlling… the planet needs us :) This holiday, give the gift without the waste!
Holiday Promotion We offer discounted low waste bundles that are perfect for the holidays and a great way to nudge a friend or family member in the plastic free direction.
Business Description Your body wants to feel better! At times though, hands-on guidance is useful to activate your innate resilience, ease, and well-being. With over 30 years practice and teaching, I can help you release stress and pain, increase range of motion, free up impact injuries, and heal women’s concerns. My work involves gentle movement, subtle touch, somatic awareness, and visualization–and tends to be quickly effective. All clothes-on. “It’s magic!” is a frequent comment in my ofﬁce.
Holiday Promotion Gift certiﬁcates for $125 for a one-hour session. (Regular fee is $150.)
Business Description Shannon Kelli Pictures is a Berkeley based picture studio that specializes in crafting authentically compelling branding collections for your brand, business and beautiful self.
What’s a branding collection you ask? A branding collection is a sharp set of pictures - both still and moving - that enhance the online presence of your brand, business and beautiful self. All pictures delivered are formatted for print and platform ready (IG, LinkedIn, FB, website). Making it super easy for you to tell a rich, cohesive visual story. Essentially, they are the why and how of what you do, but in pictures.
Holiday Promotion Any branding collection booked before December 15th will receive a 20% adjustment. Book now and schedule anytime in the next 12 months. Also, any professional portraits/still pictures/product and food picture sessions will receive 10% adjustment when booked before December 15th. Book now and schedule anytime in the next 12 months.
Business Description At Studio Serrette, we design outdoor spaces for both residential and commercial properties. As a full-service, woman-owned landscape architecture ﬁrm with licensed landscape architects, we carry projects from preliminary design through construction. We provide free consultation and would love the opportunity to meet with you to discuss your next project. Happy holidays!
Business Description Three Stone Hearth Kitchen in Berkeley produces nutrient-dense readymade, foods inspired by traditional cultures around the world. We specialize in locally sourced, organic, seasonal, slow-cooked foods that maximize digestibility and nutrient availability.
Holiday Promotion Give the gift of nourishment with a Three Stone Hearth gift card! Our foods build the immune system, and support resilence from slow-cooked bone broths, soups and stews, pate and plant-based side dishes to fermented beverages like kombucha and keﬁr, fermented vegetables like sauerkrauts and kimchi, and healthy, whole food snacks and desserts.
We also offer hundreds of items from food producers who share our vision, from Claravale farms raw milk and Sierra Nevada grassfed raw cheeses to Eduardo Morell’s naturally leavened sourdough breads, a selection of gluten-free Breads and Cult Crackers, Golen Gate Neighborhood Honey, Yume Boshe plums and vinegar, and Coracao chocolates.
And since the skin is our largest organ, we have curated a selection of body care products made with minimally processed, food-grade ingredients, created by Luminance, Dr. Alkaitis, By Nieves and Summer Solace.
Business Description Uchi is a Berkeley native owned Teak Furniture and home goods store. We import our well crafted, sustainable teak furniture directly from Indonesia to offer you the best market pricing. We have carefully curated a selection of unique and beautiful home goods and accessories made by local and global artisans for all of your gifting needs.
Holiday Promotion Please check our website or follow us on Instagram or Facebook for upcoming specials and events leading up to the holidays.
Business Description Uncommon Grounds is a wonderful local coffee shop. Stop by and pick up some of our Holiday Blend.
Holiday Promotion Berkeley’s iconic little roastery is offering a gift package of two Holiday Blend specialty coffees, regular or decaf, whole bean or ground, plus a Numi tea of your choice. The products come in a decorative gift bag with a hand-made gift card designed and crafted by local artist Valerie Adinolﬁ. Our Holiday Blend is a medium-roasted, full-bodied blend of South American, African, and Indonesian coffees with spicy, sweet, and citrus ﬂavor notes. This gourmet combo is an ideal gift for anyone who loves uncommonly ﬂavorful, aromatic coffee and tea. It’s the perfect solution for that hard-to-buy-for person on your list. Or as a treat to brighten up your own breakfasts during this holiday season.
Business Description Give the Gift of a Berkeley Bucks eGift Card this Holiday Season, and beyond! With over 80 Berkeley Based merchants accepting the Gift Card, Berkeley Bucks is the easiest way to keep cash in the community. With the current BOGO Offer, purchase a $100 or more Gift Card and receive a Bonus $25 Gift Card!
Holiday Promotion Buy Berkeley Bucks today at www.BerkeleyBucks.com or at the Holiday Gift Fair on December 9th. Free “I Heart Berkeley” Face Mask with Gift Card purchases over $50 at Holiday Gift Fair (while supplies last)!
Business Description WorkBistro is the perfect holiday gift to elevate your loved one’s remote work experience.
Holiday Promotion *A one month coworking membership for $49.99 (Usually $99) - activates whenever you want *10% off event rentals when booked before 12/31 *10% off business consulting services - Packages start at $99 *One month of Yoga classes for $10 (Usually $50)