The very first candle we ever offered, these perfectly made pillars are handcrafted by women in Baghdad creating a brighter future for themselves and their children. As part of a skills and empowerment program launched in partnership with Women for Women International, each candle provides economic opportunity for women in and from regions of conflict and natural disaster.
Each candle is handpoured to order, and arrives beautifully gift boxed with a story card about the woman artisan who made it. To send as a gift, simply add your message in the cart and we'll include a card. Sold individually.
Dimensions: 3"W x 6"H for large, 3"W x 4"H for medium
Burn time: about 100 hours for large, 60 hours for medium
Fragrance: unscented or a very light Dessert Rose (an exotic floral scent)
Wax & Wick: premium soy blend candle with cotton wick (never any dyes or enhancers)
Gift Box: sold individually, arrives gift boxed with a story card about the woman who made your candle
Our candles are designed for a lifetime of enjoyment... when yours burns low, simply refill with a locally purchased votive or clean & repurpose as beautiful home decor.
Handmade - Each candle is individually poured-to-order by a woman artisan who is a former refugee building a new life for herself and her family in the United States. Many of our vessels are handcrafted by women artisans from around the world.
Sustainable - Prosperity Candle is a certified B-Corp, recognized 2 years in a row for its commitment to social and environmental sustainability by B-Lab's Best for the World.
Fair Trade - We are passionate advocates for ethically made goods and a member of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO).
Designed for Good - As a social enterprise that prioritizes positive impact over all else, everything we do helps create opportunities for women artisans to thrive. We believe that equal opportunity for women and girls everywhere creates a brighter future for all.