Tiny beads made of colorful, repurposed Kantha textiles are wrapped on a thin brass band and adorned with a Heifer charm. Sustainably sourced and handmade, these bracelets empower women and strengthen families and communities through fair trade practices.
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ABOUT THE ARTISANS
This bracelet creates a chain of goodness in the lives of women in India. The colorful beads are crafted from repurposed Kantha textiles, giving new life to a fabric found in abundance, and dignified work to women in need. A Heifer charm and gold metallic beads are added to for style, and to help share the story. Exact colors of each bracelet will vary as each is unique. Sustainably handmade, these bracelets empower women and strengthens families and communities through fair trade.
How does my purchase make an impact?
Increase in income and assets
By focusing on strengthening the value chains that link farmers to markets, we are furthering collaboration among the producers, processors, suppliers, distributors, transporters and consumers.
Food Security and Nutrition
We train and support small-scale farmers to achieve year-round availability and access to diverse and nutritious food, as well as provide access to water and improved sanitation.
Fostering Women's Empowerment
Our projects seek to increase women’s participation in decision-making at the household and community levels, as well as their access to income and assets and leadership roles.