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11 Incredibly Good iPhone Apps That Give Back

100% of their proceeds go to WWF.

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Starting today (because this planet is awesome and worth saving) all of the proceeds from a selection of the iTunes App Store's paid apps, plus in-app purchases, are going to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in honor of 🌍 Earth Day 🌎.

WWF's projects support the health of forests and oceans, the accessibility of fresh water, wildlife preservation, the reduction of food waste, and the promotion of renewable energy.

There are 27 apps participating in the campaign, which runs through April 24, and here are some of our favorites.

Note: only the iOS versions of the apps support WWF, but the Android apps are linked here, just in case.

1. The Earth by Tinybop ($3, iOS) is an interactive, educational app intended to spark conversations between kids and parents about how our planet works.

Tinybop
Tinybop

Travel through time to see how Earth has changed over millions of years. Investigate how deserts, mountains, oceans, and glaciers were first formed. You'll learn new vocabulary while engaging with the app's beautiful original artwork and unique sound design. The app is offering three new interactive features focused on forest, energy, and water for the Earth Day campaign.

2. Yoga Studio ($4, iOS) includes high-definition video classes, plus a guide to over 280 poses.

For Earth Day, the app is introducing "Earth Salutations," which includes six new yoga classes and an Earth Meditations collection.You can select from yoga for strength, flexibility, relaxation, balance, or a combination. More advanced yogis can create their own classes by choosing the order and duration of each pose.
Yoga Studio

For Earth Day, the app is introducing "Earth Salutations," which includes six new yoga classes and an Earth Meditations collection.

You can select from yoga for strength, flexibility, relaxation, balance, or a combination. More advanced yogis can create their own classes by choosing the order and duration of each pose.

3. Recolor (free w/ in-app purchases), the coloring book for adults, will feature 10 artists who have created art based on WWF's mission.

Sumoing
Sumoing

Recolor helps you relax and unwind with a bit of therapeutic coloring. The art, of which there are over 600 designs to choose from, is designed to relieve stress. Different themes (like floral and mandalas) cost $1 each, while bundled packages range from $6 to $8.

4. Map My Run+ ($3, iOS and Android) created a new challenge that unlocks new nature-inspired badges called Run Nature.

Map My Run
Map My Run

This fitness app can help you log and record over 600 activities including running, walking, gym workouts, and yoga. For running and cycling, you can record GPS-based workouts and see calorie burn, elevation profile, and other stats. I like this app's "Route Genius" feature which helps you discover new places to run.

Map My Run+ is ad-free, while the free version is supported by ads.

5. VSCO (free w/ in-app purchases, iOS and Android) is a mobile photography app that comes with beautiful filters, advanced camera controls, and a community of talented creatives.

VSCO
VSCO

Customize your images with fine-tunable color and white balance settings, or discover inspiring work done by the community. VSCO is offering a new WWF preset for landscape and wildlife photography, intended to enhance the lights and colors of natural environments.

6. Tabs & Chords by Ultimate Guitar ($3, iOS and Android) offers a huge catalog of guitar and ukelele tabs.

You get offline access to your saved tbs, quick search, and auto scroll. In addition to music, the app includes a tuner, metronome, and loop/tempo control

7. Peak (free w/ in-app purchases, iOS and Android) is a brain training app that may enhance memory, creative thinking, and emotional management.

The app is introducing a new game, in which players will guide a hawksbill turtle through the sea. The goal is to eat as much jellyfish as you can grab while dodging plastic bags, fishing nets, and other ocean obstacles.
Peak

The app is introducing a new game, in which players will guide a hawksbill turtle through the sea. The goal is to eat as much jellyfish as you can grab while dodging plastic bags, fishing nets, and other ocean obstacles.

8. Procreate ($6) is the drawing app of choice for many digital artists.

This sketching, painting, and illustration app includes more features than you can ever dream of. They're offering a new set of brushes by Kyle T. Webster inspired by the natural world.
Procreate

This sketching, painting, and illustration app includes more features than you can ever dream of. They're offering a new set of brushes by Kyle T. Webster inspired by the natural world.

9. Trivia Crack (free w/ in-app purchases, iOS and Android) is a fun game where you challenge friends with questions in 7 different categories.

Trivia Crack
Trivia Crack

If you purchase custom characters, you can challenge friends to WWF-inspired trivia.

10. Enlight ($4) is a powerful photo manipulator that lets you add text and special effects.

Enlight
Enlight

With Enlight's tools at your disposal, you can overlay two photos, create montages, use frames, add gradients, and more. There's also an intelligent photo correction feature that can repair over- or under-exposed images and clone/heal to remove defects.

11. SimCity Build It (free w/ in-app purchases, iOS and Android) appoints you mayor of a city where you need to solve challenges like traffic and provide services like power plants.

In this super addictive game, you can create ocean preserves to protect marine life, sustain lush forests and create wildlife habitats for endangered species.
EA

In this super addictive game, you can create ocean preserves to protect marine life, sustain lush forests and create wildlife habitats for endangered species.

You can also support the campaign by downloading Angry Birds 2 (free w/ in-app purchases), Best Fiends (free w/ in-app purchases), Candy Crush Soda Saga (free w/ in-app purchases), Cooking Dash 2016 (free w/ in-app purchases), Cut the Rope: Magic ($1), Disney Infinity: Toy Box 3.0 (free w/ in-app purchases), Dragon City (free w/ in-app purchases), Hay Day (free w/ in-app purchases), Hearthstone (free w/ in-app purchases), Jurassic World: The Game (free w/ in-app purchases), Kendall & Kylie (free w/ in-app purchases), LINE (free), Line: Disney Tsum Tsum, MARVEL Contest of Champions (free w/ in-app purchases), Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes (free w/ in-app purchases), and WWF Together (free).

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