This fabric-covered journal, handmade in India, holds paper that has small, imprinted pieces of marigold petals.
There are numerous women living in poverty.. Not because they lack ability, because they lack the necessary tools to be successful. Trades of Hope was started to give struggling women an opportunity for a better life. They work with the artisans and organizations helping women who have been rescued from sex slavery, reside in war torn countries, and others who are fighting life threatening diseases.
Your purchase empowers artisans to have: •safe, dignified working conditions •financial stability and independence •education for women and children
Through Trades of Hope, artisans make 3-6 times what they would normally make selling in their own country. This isn't a charity - it's an opportunity. Fair trade enables livable income while promoting respect for cultural identity. Artisans reside in multiple countries including, India, Uganda, Haiti, Columbia and Kenya. Your purchase goes toward the big picture..the crisis of poverty worldwide. Your purchase has a purpose.