To date, your totes are impacting the lives of 63 microentrepreneurs around the world! From Gung in Indonesia, using a microloan to expand his passion in the arts, to Kirizesitom in Uganda, increasing his supply of bark cloth from farmers, to the Outifafa Group in Ghana, investing in larger amounts of cassava and plantains to expand their business.
And we're just getting started! At Taaluma Totes, there are MORE countries to carry-- Investing in MORE traditional fabric, impacting MORE microentrepreneurs, and connecting MORE cultures!
Here's to Feeling Good, because 63 microentrepreneurs are out there building within their communities, there's 12 Days until Christmas, and after all it's Friday!
It’s Feel Good Friday and we got some good news for ya! So which do you want first… the good news… or more good news?
Good news: We’re so excited to announce that we’ve been given the green light to start making totes again! (Back in April, we were deemed non-essential so we had to stop tote production due to the Governor’s COVID orders).
More good news: For the past 3 months, we turned our attention to making face masks for our customers and donating face masks to hospital workers (don't worry, we didn’t go into hibernation mode. If anything, we got busier producing all these face masks).
Tis the sea-sun as summer is officially here! We’re feeling pretty shore that it’s going to be a great summer! Here’s to shell-abrating good times with great people..