Our Kitchen Comfort Set includes everything you need for an easy morning in the kitchen. Put on this one-of-a-kind Apron, made in Rwanda with batik or African kitenge fabric; pick up your Mixing Spoon made by woodworkers in Guatemala, and add a few staples to the Biscuit and Jam Mix created in Colorado. As your recipients enjoy their unique goodies, you’ll feel the joy of knowing you’ve made a difference in the lives of people in the US, Guatemala & Rwanda. Customization and shipping are available.
Packaging & Description
12″ x 9″ x 4″ corrugated box (Kraft Indestructo Mailer) and decorative kraft crinkle filler; Printed story card describing artisan makers. Can add custom client message to recipients, if desired. Client customization quoted on request.
Contributing organizations include:
Women’s Bean Project in Denver, Colorado believes that all women have the power to transform their lives through employment. They hire women who are chronically unemployed and teach them to work by making nourishing products. Instead of a one-time handout, women acquire the tools needed to sustain themselves and their families for a lifetime. Because when you change a woman’s life, you change her family’s life.
Ki-pepeo provides Rwandan women a place to learn, grow, earn, and support their families through the sewing trade. The Rwandan founder, Priscilla Ruzibukka, has been recognized as a 2018 Queen’s Young Leader by the Queen of England for her demonstration of leadership and entrepreneurship in her community.
Itza Wood creates jobs and fosters positive social impact in a place where the poverty is crushing, the Northern Petén Jungle in Guatemala. Their carpenters live in local communities where families are struggling to ensure basic human services. Itza Wood is linking families to a future with hope and well being, by creating local, sustainable employment. They have planted over 45,000 trees to combat deforestation in the area and only make products with wood that is sustainably harvested and FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified.