Work/Life Balance Keychain

$1 from the purchase of this keychain goes to helping bring paid family leave to all 50 states.
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Uncommon Collection

$28.00

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Give and Take

You're passionate about your work. As a partner, parent, son, or daughter (probably more than one of those) you're also committed to family. This artfully industrial pewter keychain inspires us to find balance in life, with a bead that slides between the the words "work" and "life," which are subtly etched into either end.

We should all be able to balance the two, but most Americans can't afford to take time off to care for a new child or seriously ill loved one: Just four states make paid family leave a requirement in the workplace. $1 from the purchase of this keychain will go to Family Values @ Work—an organization that supports family-friendly workplace policies—and their efforts to bring paid family leave to all 50 states. Made in Lincoln, Rhode Island.


Visit our interactive map to help make paid family leave happen where you live!

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Made in Rhode Island

Exclusively for UncommonGoods

Exclusive Design was established in 1965 by an artistic war vet who needed a job. Creatively Yours, their design partner, was started in 1992 as a place where its founder, Donna McKeown, could be creative and bring joy to people through gifts that celebrate their passions.

Each item in the Uncommon Collection meets five important standards. Here's how Work/Life Balance Keychain qualified for the Collection:

Original Design

You're passionate about your work. As a partner, parent, son, or daughter (probably more than one of those) you're also committed to family. This artfully industrial pewter keychain inspires us to find balance in life, with a bead that slides between the the words "work" and "life," which are subtly etched into either end.

Responsible Business Practices

mission statement

Creatively Yours, design partner of manufacturer Exclusive Design, provides high quality, handcrafted gifts that support American businesses.


fair wage

Exclusive Design, the manufacturer, pays employees a starting wage of $11/hr., which falls within 10% of Providence County's living wage.

- Local (Rhode Island State) minimum wage: $9.60
- Federal minimum wage: $7.25
- Living wage of Providence County: $11.09


paid time off

Exclusive Design provides two weeks of vacation and holidays off, with five days paid sick leave.


recycling primary/secondary materials

Scrap metal is remelted and reused. Packaging is made of recycled materials and is recyclable.


charitable giving

Exclusive Design and Creatively Yours do not have charitable giving programs, but meet all other Collection criteria.


Environmentally Friendly Materials

Lead-free pewter, an allow consisting primarily of tin, a natural source material.

Resourceful Packaging

Kraft boxes and paper are made from recycled materials and recyclable.

Exclusivity

There's one place—and only one place—where you'll find the Work/Life Balance Keychain: UncommonGoods.

Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
lead-free pewter
Measurements
2" L x .36" D x 1.2" W; 2oz.
Item ID
46116

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Most of our items are in stock and will ship quickly. Orders for in-stock items placed before 5pm ET Monday through Friday, excluding Federal holidays, will ship:
Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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UncommonGoodsWork/Life Balance Keychain
 
4.8

(based on 4 reviews)

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5.0

Really cool gift

By 

from Pleasanton, CA

About Me Casual Dresser

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Healthy
  • Stylish

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • to use

    Comments about UncommonGoods Work/Life Balance Keychain:

    Noticed it just when it was needed for a dear friend.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes
     
    4.0

    I would buy it again

    By 

    from Montana

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Heavy / Bulky

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about UncommonGoods Work/Life Balance Keychain:

      Uses for apartment/truck keys

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
       
      5.0

      Perfect reminder...Perfect gift

      By 

      from Annapolis, MD

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about UncommonGoods Work/Life Balance Keychain:

          We each hold the keys to balancing our lives. This is the perfect reminder of that.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          great and meaningful small gift

          By 

          from Rhode Island

          About Me Classic Dresser

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • meaningful
          • Stylish

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Office

            Comments about UncommonGoods Work/Life Balance Keychain:

            useful and meaningful gift about balancing parenthood with work

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