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 time for a face mask re-fresh...summer is here and your new style awaits!
Our masks are now on sale for $5 each.
Plus, all proceeds will be microloaned to small business owners here in the United States.
Yep, that’s right: masks, microloans, ‘Merica!
The month of May May almost be over..
but we’re not dis-Mayed!
Because we’re grateful that our a-May-zing supporters left us some Aussie-some reviews!
Agriculture is the backbone of Myanmar’s economy.
There are lots of farmers in Myanmar who work hard to support themselves, their families, and their villages with jobs and food.
However, many banks don’t offer capital to farmers for them to purchase enough seeds, equipment, or animals to run their farms efficiently. Due to this, farm productivity in Myanmar is one of the lowest in all of Asia.