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Silk Light Green Pencil Cup "Don't Be Square Pencil Cup [Light Green]" -Fair Trade Gifts
Everyone will think you're cool when you buy fair trade! Brought to you in partnership with the National Centre for Disabled Persons (NCDP), these fun and beautiful silk covered pencil holders are made by disabled artisan groups in Cambodia. NCDP helps artisans with disabilities earn a sustainable living, receive social services, self-help skills and training.
Original Good provides shoppers with a unique global shopping experience at their doorstep. The company offers access to beautiful, stylish and uniquely handcrafted gifts and accessories from artisan communities in over 30 developing countries across the world all under the Fair Trade umbrella. The companys line includes bags, books and stationery, housewares, jewelry, scarves and shawls, yoga accessories, and small gifts. World of Good Inc. donates 10% of its profits to World of Good Inc.: Development Organization, a 501(c)3 non-profit that is focused on building strategies to substantially improve socio-economic conditions for millions of artisans and their families. The organization also works to educate US consumers and corporations about the benefits of engaging in ethical trade practices to bridge the gap between the global north and south.
About The Artisan
The National Center of Disabled People was founded in 1997 by women organizing themselves to combat important issues in post-war Cambodia, from landmine injuries to polio. Their philosophy, "helping the disabled help themselves" informs their programs of rehabilitation, business training, education, and employment, directly benefiting more than 1,800 people annually and has built self-respect and pride, for artisans who enjoy knowing their products are cherished the world over!
Fair Trade and Unique
Handcrafted in Cambodia
Product Dimensions: 2.5 x 2.5 x 4 inches.