June 10, 2015
How can bowties be a fashion statement for women's empowerment in Uganda?
Lion's Thread is a social enterprise that focuses on fashionable, high-quality products that make a community impact and change women's lives. Need a Father's Day gift? Give your Dad a symbol of economic freedom from Eastern Uganda. See our collection of bowties at Shared Trade. If you need a brush-up on how to tie a bow-tie, watch this great video.
We wanted to share their inspiring story from Sydney, their Creative Director.
Stories like Sarah's are why we focus on such a small cohort of women. We want to do the best we can for this group of 7, allowing them to lead the way towards what they never envisioned possible.
Through your support and our partners like Lion's Thread, we are able to continue the global movement to promote women's economic freedom for women like Sarah in Uganda.
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January 19, 2017
Love heals women, one day at a time; and, love heals family relationships, one day at a time.Thistle Farms is the miracle that my daughter Rachel needed coming out of prison having lost everything in her life. The miracle she needed provided a safe place for recovery from almost 20 years of substance abuse and addiction -- years of treatment, recovery and relapse.