Frequently Asked Questions

So, how does it work?
What does "5 Pound Apparel" mean?
Why Nepal?
Why peanut butter?
So how much does 5 pounds of nutritional peanut butter cost?
What kind of shirts do you print on?
Do you have a storefront?
I saw something on your Facebook page that's not available online, can I order it?
How much does shipping cost?
How long will it take to get my order?
Do you ship internationally?
What’s your return policy?
Do you sell your shirts wholesale?
How can I help spread the word about 5 Pound Apparel?
You’re out of my size, will you get more?

So, how does it work?

It’s simple. Each item purchased benefits someone, somewhere. Every brand we carry has a charitable cause.

What does "5 Pound Apparel" mean?

5 Pound Apparel is our brand that we started to benefit Nyaya Health. For every t-shirt purchased in-store or online we donate 5 pounds of food used to treat malnourished children.

Why Nepal?

Nepal is one of the poorest countries in Asia. About 10% of children under the age of 5 have some form of malnutrition.

Why peanut butter?

This isn't your everyday peanut butter, it's a clinically proven peanut butter know a Ready to Use Therapeutic Food which is recommended to treat malnourished children by a number of global health organizations.

What kind of shirts do you print on?

We primarily use Alternative Apparel however some shirts are printed on American Apparel. We make sure all our shirts are made in an ethical environment. Also the majority of our shirts are printed with an environmentally friendly water-based ink!

Do you have a storefront?

Yes, we've even got a store back and sides! We’re located in downtown Springfield, Missouri. Our store features brands and products that give back all over the world including Tom's Shoes, Krochet Kids, Out of Print, Omnipeace, Jedidiah, and Feedbags. Click here for directions.

I saw something on your Facebook page that's not available online, can I order it?

Yes! Just give us a call at 417-368-6401 and we can take your order over the phone!

How much does shipping cost?

Shipping is just $3.95 or free with an order of $50 or more! Even if you live in Hawaii (in which case we might just deliver the shirts ourselves).

How long will it take to get my order?

We will do our best to ship your order within one business day of receiving it. Tack on 2-5 business days for shipping via USPS First Class or Priority Mail and you should have it in about a week!

Do you ship internationally?

Yes! Additional shipping costs apply. Please contact us for details.

What’s your return policy?

Simply return your order within 14 days and we’ll give you a full refund or ship you a different size for free! We do ask that you cover the cost of the return postage.

Do you sell your shirts wholesale?

Yes! Simply contact us here and tell us about your store!

How can I help spread the word about 5 Pound Apparel?

1. Tell all your friends
2. Like our Facebook page
3. Follow us on Twitter
4. Put our sticker on your computer (or anywhere!)
5. Wear our logo t-shirt and tell people what it means!
6. Ask your favorite retailer to carry our shirts!
7. Sell 5 Pound Shirts for your next group fundraiser.

 

You’re out of my size, will you get more?

More than likely! If you would like to be contacted when something is back in stock, simply fill out this form and let us know!