Questions

General

What does the doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation do?

We empower people and communities worldwide by providing the tools needed to become self-reliant. We do this through our partnerships, facilitating community development projects in Co-Impact Sourcing® communities, and by empowering Wellness Advocates to be involved in the local and global community projects they care about.

Is the doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation a nonprofit?

The doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation® is a United States-registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. doTERRA International provides for all overhead and administrative costs of the foundation, ensuring that 100% of all donations go directly to those receiving aid. 

doTERRA® has carried the culture of the dōTERRA Healing Hands Foundation around the globe by supporting and encouraging numerous projects, programs, and initiatives.

Who are the official partners of the doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation?

We currently partner with Mentors International, Days for Girls International, 3Strands Global, Operation Underground Railroad, and Rapha House.

Donations and Product Purchases

What are the doTERRA products I can buy that support humanitarian causes?

doTERRA® SPA Rose Hand Lotion

doTERRA Hope® Touch Blend

72-Hour Emergency Relief Hygiene Kits

doTERRA® donates 100% of all proceeds of certain products to the doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation®.

Are my doTERRA product purchases considered "tax-deductible"?

Because the individual will receive a product when purchasing Rose Lotion and Hope Blend, these product purchases are not tax-deductible.

Because the individual will not receive a product when purchasing an Emergency Relief Hygiene Kit, these donations are considered in-kind donations. The doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation recommends always consulting with a tax advisor when determining how to add this information to their taxes.

Wellness Advocate Projects

What is a Wellness Advocate Project?

Wellness Advocates, with a project idea partnered with an aligned nonprofit or social good organization, can receive up to $10K matching their fundraised donations and up to $2K in doTERRA® product donations.

What do I need to know before I get started?

Projects must be partnered with a nonprofit or social good organization, a doTERRA Diamond level or above sponsor, and be carried out within one year of being approved..

What role does the Diamond Sponsor play in the project?

Projects must be aligned with a doTERRA Diamond level or above Sponsor. Diamond Sponsors can help with contributions and fundraising efforts, mentoring, and offering ideas and support.

Does my partnering organization have to be a non-profit?

Most of the projects that we collaborate with are associated with a registered non-profit organization. However, if you believe your cause aligns with the the mission and philosophy of the doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation®, you can submit your project application for review.

Co-Impact Sourcing ®

What is a Co-Impact Sourcing Trip and how can I join?

Every year, Wellness Advocates are able to join trips to Co-Impact Sourcing areas and participate in the doTERRA Healing Hands projects we’re doing in these areas to support the individuals and communities in oil sourcing areas. Co-Impact Service trips are announced at Convention and Wellness Advocates can apply, with a small down payment, to be entered into a lottery. Each trip consists of 25-35 Wellness Advocates. Find out more.

How does the doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation and Co-Impact Sourcing work together?

With over 130 essential oils in its product line, doTERRA sources its oils from over 40 countries — more than half of which are developing countries. Co-Impact Sourcing ensures that small scale farmers and harvesters in disadvantaged areas are treated fairly and ethically.

In doTERRA’s Co-Impact Sourcing areas, we’re supporting development projects improving overall community health and well-being. We focus on infrastructure improvements, access to clean water, medical care and supporting community programs the improve the lives of individuals and their families.

Find out more.