Papillon Enterprise is " a socially & ecologically conscious business with a mission of stimulating the Haitian economy by exporting and marketing Haitian artisan goods. We are creating jobs for mothers & fathers who don’t want to have to abandon their children to an orphanage because they can’t feed them." They offer beautiful necklaces, earrings and bracelets, handmade by artisans in Haiti.
Mountain Maid "exists to strengthen the church of Haiti by proclaiming the gospel, making disciples and partnering with local church members to produce products that provide a sustainable income." They offer beautiful jewelry made out of coconut shells, horn, leather, bamboo and recycled cereal boxes and also cedar jewelry boxes.
Beza Threads believes "that not only rescue but redemption is possible in the life of every enslaved child we encounter." They work to rescue and provide a new life for boys and girls in slavery in Ethiopia. "Over the last seven years, Beza Thread’s efforts led to the release and restoration of nearly 200 slave children." Buy their "Give Freedom" leather bracelet to help continue the work of rescue and redemption!
Ten Thousand Villages started 65 years ago with the Mennonite Central Committee to "provide sustainable economic opportunities for artisans in developing countries by creating a viable marketplace for their products in North America." They offer a large selection of necklaces, earrings, bracelets, rings, pins and jewelry boxes.
Trades of Hope sells products made by women who "have been rescued from sex slavery. Others are raising handicapped children alone. Some are in war torn countries and others have HIV/AIDS and leprosy...with Trades of Hope's help, their story has changed from pain and struggle to a story of hope!" They offer a gorgeous selection of necklaces, bracelets, earrings and rings.
Gifts with a Cause has a passion "to provide sustainable income to artisans in developing countries and connect people around the world with stories of positive change through Fair Trade practices." They partner with World Vision. They offer a wide variety of hand crafted jewelry. Each piece comes with the artisan's picture and story.
Education and More, "a Christian nonprofit organization, strives to reduce poverty in Guatemala by providing educational opportunities for students of all ages and by helping those we serve earn a fair income." They offer charity and friendship bracelets. Profits are used to "educate disadvantaged children in Guatemala"
The Mercy House Shop is "a global marketplace and the beautiful products in this shop are made by women empowered by Mercy House Global." They "engage women through maternity homes in Kenya and employment through Fair Trade Friday in more than 15 countries all around the world." They offer cool bracelets, necklaces and earrings, many of which come packaged perfect for gifts and holidays.
31 Bits sells jewelry handmade by women rising out of poverty in Uganda and Indonesia. "The “31” comes from Proverbs 31, where it describes a diligent woman providing and caring for her family. The “bits” comes from what the beads are made out of…bits of paper!" They offer beautiful jewelry, including rings, necklaces, bracelets and charms.
Starfish Project "restores hope to women escaping human trafficking and exploitation in Asia." Through their social enterprise project "women create beautiful jewelry and become managers, accountants, graphic designers, and photographers." Buy their incredible jewelry and help bring hope and a new life to these women!
PROJECT LYDIA "is an expansion of Advancing the Kingdom Ministries which serves Uganda, East Africa. The project helps local widows and abandoned women overcome adversity and thrive in every area of their lives." They sell beautiful necklaces, bracelets and earrings made from recycled paper beads.
Haiti Design Coop works in Haiti to develop "craftsmen and leaders that are able to use their skills to provide for their families and contribute to the development of their community." They offer Haitian jewelry, including: beaded necklaces, leather bracelets and horn earrings.
Vi Bella Jewelry provides employment in Haiti and their mission "is centered on providing a path out of poverty for our artisans and a deep desire to form a community for them that is encouraging and prayerful." they offer a gorgeous collection of jewelry, including His & Hers, necklaces, bracelets, earrings and jewelry for girls.
Market Haiti is " a market place designed to empower & market Haitian artisans in their work". They "are officially endorsed by the Apparent Project, and are also working with other artisans in Haiti to make a difference in the lives of working families." They sell beautiful necklaces, bracelets and earrings, handmade by Haitian artisans.
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