Empowering Woman Together
Did you know that Walmart is helping to empower woman worldwide?
Walmart has made a commitment to empower woman. There are many woman in economically challenged nations and even here in the US that want to make a better life for themselves and their families but for many reasons there aren’t many options available to them.
Walmart is changing that.
Now you can go to the STORE For GOOD area of the Walmart.com website and find many unique products that have been made by women and are now available for sale. Each purchase made helps to improve the lives of the families and even the communities of these women owned businesses.
There are more then 200 items from 19 businesses available right now.
What kind of products are available?
- Apparel/Accessories: Tie dye and printed convertible dresses, double-zip wallets made from recycled rice bags, and African-patterned wristlet purses.
- Jewelry: Feather pendant necklaces, hand-crafted jewelry from Peru, inspirational necklaces made in the U.S. and unique fabric necklaces.
- Home Decor: 12″ Rwandan baskets, hand-painted paper mache vases and desk accessories.
- Fine Foods: Fine foods and treats including coffee blends, coffee sampler gift boxes, tea, gluten-free bread mixes, soup, chili and corn bread mixes.
You can check out the video for the Empowering Woman Together: Denver area Bean Project here.
Walmart also has a Pinterest Board dedicated to the cause. Check it out for links to other videos and more information.
How does a purchase from the Store for Good help these woman?
Each purchase made through the Walmart Store for Good helps these woman earn their own success. By earning an income they will be able to support their families and make a better life for themselves.
Each purchase that is made will help grow this initiative, allowing more women in more businesses and more countries to participate making life better.
Check it out, make a purchase and help support this cause for Empowering Woman!
Disclaimer: I am part of the Mom It Forward blogger network. Mom It Forward and Walmart partnered in support of this campaign. Walmart compensated me for participation in this campaign. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own.