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Give Livelihoods

Your gift of livelihoods helps women around the world look forward to a future of hope. Hazera Begum is learning to transform simple materials into vibrant handmade paper, which then makes its way into fair-trade outlets. For years MCC has worked in job creattion in Bangladesh. Today MCC's job creation program and partner Prokritee help women develop skills in papermaking, ceramics, palm leaf handicrafts, crochet and basket making. Prokritee products are purchased by fair-trade retailers, including Ten Thousand Villages, which has stores in the U.S. and Canada. 

Browse Ten Thousand Villages products  available online or find a store near you.