Your Impact, Their Freedom | The 2018 Holiday Gift Guide to Support Women

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We all love the Holidays! But this 2018 Season, we want to make sure you are well in the know that there are so many amazing gifts out there that can make both a cheerful and social impact during this time of giving. We are in the middle of an exciting cultural shift when it comes to shopping. With the boom in social enterprises that offer creative, functional and purposeful products, it’s easier for anyone to make an intentional purchase that will actually make a net-positive impact for humanity as well as bring hope. So before you get wrapped up in the swirl of the sights and sounds, check out this special gift guide that features products for everyone in the family that supports survivors of modern day slavery and the abolitionists of the anti-human trafficking movement, and are sure to bring the spirit of the holidays to all!

 

*Click on each product in the gift guide to learn more about their direct impact!

 

 

 

Thistle Farms Jet Set, $25

- Available in; Lavender & Citrus Wood

- Includes a 2 fl. oz. Head to Toe Body Wash, 1.5 fl. oz. Enriching Body Lotion, 1.5 fl.oz. Cooling Shave Gel, Lip Balm
 

IMPACT: Your purchase directly impacts the healing and empowerment of women survivors of trafficking, prostitution, and addiction.

 

 

 

Anchal Project, Textile Art, $56

-Locally made framed wall art handcrafted

using a dip dye technique with

-Natural dye of madder root on 100% silk de chine

 

IMPACT: Every purchase creates immediate impact by providing economic opportunity for women survivors of exploitation in Louisville, KY.

 

 

 

 

 

Haiti Design Co. Fabienne Leather Bag, $115.00

Soft pebbled leather bag, interior zip pocket.

15.5" x 15" x 8" handle drop

 

IMPACT: Provide consistent employment, job training and stability to individuals in vulnerable situations, as well as raise up artisan leaders to succeed as independent entrepreneurs in the community.

 

 

 

Chilote House Shoes, Wool Slippers, $76.00

-Slippers 100% handmade fair by artisan women in Patagonia using only natural sheep wool and up-cycled salmon leather.

-Comes with a customize and repair kit

 

IMPACT: Support women living in vulnerable situations in rural Patagonia. Empower artisans to generate an ethical income from home. Help sustain a unique culture and heritage.

 

 

 

 

Known Supply, Customizable Tees, $26 & up

Customized t-shirts to wear over the left chest.


IMPACT: Every KNOWN SUPPLY product is made at facilities that celebrate and honor makers and giving them an opportunity to build their skill set, future and communities through great wages.

 

 

 

 

Forai, Onesie or Tee with Hand-Appliqued Batik Elephant, $24

-Whimsical onesies feature sweet hand-appliqued animals in bright batik on a super soft onesie. 100% cotton.

-6 and 12 month sizes are onesies; 2T and 3T sizes are a tee.

 

IMPACT: Forai partners with local refugee and immigrant women to enable the realization of economic, educational, and social goals through the provision of micro-business coaching, training, and peer support, and by expanding market opportunities for artisans.

 

 

 

Sitti 3 Gift Soap Box, £15.05

-100% pure Jordanian Olive Oil, Water (aqua), Sodium Hydroxide. Loofah Plant (luffa)

*100% vegan, ethical purchasing, no animal testing, biodegradable, paraben free, naphthalene free,

dye free, alcohol free.
 

IMPACT: bringing employment to skilled and at-risk refugees at the Jerash Refugee camp in Jordan.

 

 

 

KTO Kol Stripe Navy Tee, £26

-95% Organic Cotton, 5% Spandex (Elasthane)

-Available in multiple sizes

-Care instructions found at KTO


IMPACT: Creates sustainable employment opportunities that have the power to help some of the world’s most marginalized communities escape poverty and slavery. All products are sustainable made.

 

 

 

 

 

Hope Candle, $28

-Handmade candle

-Available in 6 different scents. A symbol of -Symbol of hope


IMPACT: Your purchase directly impacts the healing and empowerment of women survivors

of trafficking, prostitution, and addiction.

 

 

 

 

22Stars, Muliphen Necklace SIlver, €37.50

22Stars, Muliphen Necklace / silver, 37.50The Muliphen necklace has SILVER glass beads in between the paper beads. Length: around 62 cm.

 

IMPACT: Your purchase empowers artisans and helps children in need. One necklace = five meals.

 

 

 

This Farms  Nourishing Body Butter, $18

- Available in; Citrus Wood, Lavender, and now, Unscented

- Leaves skin silky, not greasy

- Gentle all-natural formula

IMPACT: Your purchase directly impacts the healing and empowerment of women survivors of trafficking, prostitution, and addiction.

 

 

 

Citizen & Darling, Seek Justice Collection Hat, $24

This powerful verse from Micah 6:8 is the perfect expression for the fight against Human trafficking. Wrap certified adjustable cap.

 

IMPACT: 10% of this product helps support International Justice Mission Fight Trafficking around the world.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hand Felted Golden Retriever, $36

Hand-crafted by fair trade artisans in Nepal, each one is uniquely shaped with natural wool.

 

IMPACT: Creating sustainable change by partnering with indigenous artisan groups to further their economic impact, interrupt the cycle of poverty and keep heritage handicraft alive.

 

 

 

 

 

Sudara Goods, Kaveri Capri Anura Tunic Tank Pajama Set, $70

Holiday Pajama Set features our Kaveri Ivory Capris and a coordinating black Anura Tunic Tank.


IMPACT: Made proudly in India by women working to remain free from sex slavery. Perfect for meaningful gifts or a little something for yourself.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anchal Project, Cotton Throw Quilt, $290

-Made by an Anchal Artisan in Ajmer, India
-Dimensions: 54" x 74"
-Color: Bone & Charcoal Front, Bone Back
-Material: 6 layers of 100% certified organic cotton


IMPACT: Every purchase of an Anchal product has an immediate impact and provides an artisan with a full-time job, health care benefits, design training, and educational workshops.

 

 

 

 

Haiti Design co., Demi Circle Necklace, $26

Ethically gathered cow & goat horn pendant on gold chain. 38in long.

 

IMPACT: Provide consistent employment, job training and stability to individuals in vulnerable situations, as well as raise up artisan leaders to succeed as independent entrepreneurs in the community.

 

 

 

 

 

Good Paper, Holiday Cards, $5.99

Incorporates handmade recycled papers and is printed on a traditional letterpress. Envelope included.

Lovingly hand printed in the Philippines by women survivors of sex trafficking.

DIMENSIONS: 4.5 IN x 5.75 IN

MATERIALS: HANDMADE RECYCLED PAPERS

IMPACT: Supporting women who have escaped sex trafficking in the Philippines and young adults orphaned by disease in Rwanda.

 

 

 

 

*Click on each product in the gift guide to learn more about their direct impact!

 

 

YOUR IMPACT | THEIR FREEDOM

Below are the many ways your purchases of these gifts will make a huge impact! They bring the myriad of individuals forced into human trafficking one step closer to freedom. Your dollars will go to directly aid the following:


EMPLOYMENT Opportunity to create an economic trajectory for those in living in at-risk areas or survivors of trafficking for themselves and their family. As well as build personal self-esteem.

 

SUSTAINABILITY Any gifts involving fabrics had no harmful effect on the planet and was transparently, honestly, and thoughtfully created. Which means that you know exactly how, where, and by whom your gifts were made.


PROVISION & AFTERCARE Several items represented go directly to provide housing, clothing, counseling, and hope for a better life.


EMPOWERMENT For many, the programs that are created through these social enterprises give those living in at-risk environments and survivors of human trafficking a new beginning, and hope to know that they are worth so much more and can do so much more.


AWARENESS You are what you buy. When you support net-positive gift purchasing, you are raising your voice for an important cause and telling a more powerful story to the rest of the world.


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