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Save the Elephants

Did you know that today is World Elephant Day? You can support elephants and our artisans at the same time! Our artisans in Thailand support an elephant sanctuary. 🐘  (That elephant journal is brand new from our Indian artisans.) Purchases made from this link will help send my friend's foster daughter to Washington DC for… Continue reading Save the Elephants

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Retiring Products

See something you can't live without?! Get it TODAY - because once it's gone, it's g-o-n-e!!! SHOP | HOST | JOIN Why we discontinue/retire items: In order to make room for exciting new products, we must always consider several factors in determining which current products to stop carrying. We must factor in the workload of… Continue reading Retiring Products

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NEW and a FIRST!!!

- NEW MARKETPLACE ITEM: Rajeena Kimono! -  We're so excited to introduce our first clothing item, made by empowered artisans in India whose lives are being transformed by jobs, training classes, schools for their children, and opportunities they could not have imagined before partnering with the group. The new Rajeena Kimono is flowy and comfortable… Continue reading NEW and a FIRST!!!

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July Promo: BOGO

When you purchase the Mediterranean Strands Necklace during the month of July, you will receive a FREE pair of the Carmela Stud Earrings! The Mediterranean Strands Necklace is made by Indian artisans that focus on giving the neediest children in their community an education. They've funded a school so the parents won't have to choose… Continue reading July Promo: BOGO

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Love Wins

New to our Marketplace! The LOVE HEALS SET is from Thistle Farms in Nashville. Thistle Farms provides these artisans with safe housing, medical care, education, and job training to women healing from trafficking and prostitution.  Set includes 3 products: Lip Smoothie "Energy" Healing Oil  Lip Balm in Tea Tree Mint Purchases empower women in the… Continue reading Love Wins

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Let Freedom Ring

Good news! Our Freedom Necklace is back in stock!!! The FREEDOM Necklace is made in the United States by a group that is helping women who have been victims of sex trafficking find their freedom again! The beads are colored from a darker green to white to symbolize the artisans' journey from darkness into light.… Continue reading Let Freedom Ring

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Spotlight: Cambodian Artisan

Meet our Artisan from Cambodia: Thee Thee is one of the artisans in Ya's group. Thee, like Ya, has also been acid attacked. Thee had accumulated a large debt from the medical and legal bills from her attack. The debt put a strain on her marriage and her first husband abandoned her, which only added… Continue reading Spotlight: Cambodian Artisan

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Artisan Spotlight

My heart just keeps bursting with joy and love...this - THIS - is why I am Trades of Hope 💜💜💜💜 💛 Meet Sajeda from Bangladesh💛 ​ A fellow artisan describes Sajeda as “very smart and energetic” and after hearing more about her story, we couldn’t agree more. Sajeda lives in a small village where she… Continue reading Artisan Spotlight

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Julia’s Story

A Compassionate Entrepreneur was on a mission trip in Guatemala and met a woman named Clare from Chicago. A couple of years ago, Clare went on a trip and ended up visiting a girl’s safe home in Guatemala. She asked what the plan was for the girls that were about to become adults & too… Continue reading Julia’s Story

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Why Trades of Hope?

When I became a Compassionate Entrepreneuer with Trades of Hope, I didn't know where God was leading me. It wasn't until last month that my why became crystal clear: this isn't about me,  it's all about Him and being a #freedomfighter.  Through Trades of Hope, not only are we empowering women out of poverty through… Continue reading Why Trades of Hope?