Prosperity Candle Illuminating the Acumen Fund’s DignityNYC Event
November 04, 2011
On November 9th, the Acumen Fund will be hosting DignityNYC a photography auction curated by Nuru Project, and benefiting Acumen’s entrepreneurial approach to alleviating extreme poverty. Prosperity Candle is proud to be a supporting sponsor of what is sure to be a fabulous event for an even more fabulous cause.
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.