A Prosperity Candle Profounder Investor Blogs About us from her Kiva Post in Nepal!
February 03, 2011
Claudine Stuchell Emeott, one of our 32 Profoundermicro-investors & a former colleague of Prosperity Candle’s Siiri Morley, is now posted in Kathmandu, Nepal as a Kiva Fellow for a year. We’ve been keeping up to date on her adventures in South Asian microfinance & were pleased to see this fantastic blog mentioning her support of Prosperity Candle! Thanks so much, Claudine, for your support. We’re rooting for you & your work in Nepal. Read more here.
Sai Aye joined Prosperity Candle as a candle-maker in 2015, after relocating to the U.S. from a refugee camp along the Burmese-Thai border. Over the years we've had the pleasure of getting to know Sai as a skillful candle-maker and joyful person. She's happily offered to share a glimpse into her life!
Monday, July 30th is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons - a cause that is dear to our hearts. One way you can help victims of human trafficking is by purchasing products made by survivors. We love these handmade products because they celebrate each artisan's skills and creativity.
We are always on a quest to improve quality and reduce our carbon footprint for the well-being of the environment, our customers, and the women artisans pouring each candle. Here's a look at our ingredients and environmental impact.