“There is no beauty in the finest cloth if it makes hunger and unhappiness.” —Mahatma Gandhi
Women’s economic empowerment is the key to changing the world.
These beautiful bracelets and bags were handcrafted by women in one our vocational training programs that empower women to become independent entrepreneurs. These programs teach women the skills of jewelry making, sewing and design which allows them to join the workforce, support themselves and their families, and contribute to their communities.
Better Lives through Bracelets
The material is completely obtained from the country and manufactured on premises under humane conditions. Every bracelet and bag are beautifully unique and one-of-a-kind. When you purchase one of these Souvenirs of Hope, you can know that you have contributed to a cause that is changing lives and changing the world! By making a purchase today, you will directly provide opportunity, safety, power, and freedom to girls in Africa.
For $75 USD per month, a young girl will be able to attend high school.
For $100 USD per month, a girl’s college tuition will be fully paid for.
This monthly cost covers tuition, health insurance, housing, meals, stationery, and transportation. Therefore, when you buy one of these hand-crafted products, they become a symbol for women’s empowerment, education, and freedom.
Hope and inclusion are our main goals, because with this project, we have the opportunity to give courage to women who are seeking a more promising future for their children and their communities. When a woman becomes self-sufficient, she has the ability to improve her life and the lives of future generations.
All proceeds from the sale of these bracelets and bags go directly back into our vocational training and girls’ education programs. As of now, Embrace Relief is also in the implementation phase of a girls’ education initiative in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.