Filipino Co-Operative Turns Rags To Riches

There are countless organizations around the world that help women in poverty while making use of waste material to make amazing products. This Filipino co-operative helps women out of poverty in the same way.

The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me to bring good news to the poor…to give them a beautiful headdress instead of ashes, the oil of gladness instead of mourning, the garment of praise instead of a faint spirit. – Isaiah 61:1,3

There are countless organizations around the world that help women in poverty while making use of waste material to make amazing products. Our own partner store, Hope Faith Love, offers items like this tee from Freeset among others. This Filipino co-operative helps women out of poverty in the same way. See how the mothers of impoverished family literally trade ashes for beauty, rags to riches, in making what many considered worthless into high fashion in the video below.

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