The Natural Dye Project

Rocio’s video essay. Come along with her as she spends two months living with the women of the Natural Dye Project to help develop the Friendship Towel Kit with Tintes Naturales.

Mayan Hands

Mayan Hands  is a fair trade organization founded in 1989 that partners with talented Mayan weavers in their quest to bring their families out of extreme poverty. These women and their families are able to continue to live within the culture they cherish. In this video, weavers talk about their lives, their work, their hopes and dreams, and the difference that Fair Trade has made to them, their families, and their communities.

What is Fair Trade?

Fair Trade Federation members have one primary purpose: to support farmers and artisans in developing countries through the practice of fair trade. Mayan Hands is a founding member of the Fair Trade Federation. Here’s how you can help support this concept with your shopping dollar!

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