Trades of Hope - The women artisans of Mumbai are being empowered to be self-reliant. They are able to stay out of the sweatshops and avoid the indignity of the sex trade. The old, conservative mindset that has given women a lesser value in India is being challenged as these women's handicrafts are finding a market through Fair Trade. These women are stepping out and earning respect in their villages. Made in India
Trades of Hope - Earth & Sea Braided Bracelet ($28) Made in India. Women in Mumbai are being empowered to be self-reliant. These artisans are able to stay out of sweatshops and avoid the indignity of the sex trade. The old conservative mindset, that has given women a lesser value in India, is being challenged as these women's handcrafts are finding a market through Fair Trade.
Trades of Hope - These products go beyond helping Indian women escape poverty by providing job training. These accessories help support a school for 165 underprivileged children, many of whom belong to the artisans. They especially target girls to educate, because so often only boys are given an education. Made in India - Sold as a Set - You get a gold AND silver pair!:
Jill Butler of Trades of Hope. Inspire Hope, Create Change. Shop our collection at: www.mytradesofhope.com/jillbutler Silver Lining Necklace is a must have from our collection from India. This cream, white, silver and black piece is a light weight necklace that fits perfect with any outfit. This is Trades of Hope. Join - Host - Shop.