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… We’re still here :)

Between my full time job, finishing my Business Degree, raising my growing girls and running JARDS I really have not had time to sit down and share what has been happening. And there has been a lot! Read on… Continue reading

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… And a Happy New Year!!!

What a year 2013 has been – a lot of setbacks in my personal life, but a lot of progress for JARDS. We trained 35 women in entrepreneurial skills this year and weaving.  In November we added another element to … Continue reading

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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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Where the magic happens…

We are still trying to finish our workshop so that we are able to produce our products all year around as we are still working out in the open and production stops when it starts to rain, we are slowly … 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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