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SUCCESSES!!!

September was quite busy with us promoting  baskets at fairs – I’ve been taking my girls along so they see not only how hard it is to make a sale – but also how fun a sale can be 🙂 … Continue reading

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DO SCHOOL PARTNERS WITH H&M TO CREATE GREEN STORES

DO SCHOOL PARTNERS WITH H&M TO CREATE GREEN STORES.

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Opportunities, Collaborations and much more…

August was quite a busy month for JARDS.  Malawi hosted the Heads of State of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) as well the the African Union (AU) Women’s Meeting.  The Ministry of Trade invited artisans to showcase their products … Continue reading

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Score!!! First exports to Cape Town!!!

We have recently received an interest from a company in Cape Town to start importing JARDS baskets! How exciting  ! Products.

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Role Model Entrepreneur of the Year!!!

It’s close to 2 months now since I left the US and arrived back home in Malawi . I have not had a second to sit down and actually put my thoughts in writing.  I have been reflecting how the … Continue reading

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A mention in “NOT FOR SALE” – autobiography of Bobby Dekeyser

From April – October 2010, I was a Dekeyser & Friends Fellow on the Cebu Rehousing Project in the Phillipines. To learn about development and help laying the foundation stone for a new village’ was the Challenge given to us … Continue reading

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JARDS Products on the road with Dunia Marketplace!

Dunia Marketplace are on the road and have been bringing fair trade holiday market allover Boise.  This past week on November 2 & 3 they were at Idaho Falls  and they set up at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church which … Continue reading

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