Source: KrochetKids.org - Recently, I stumbled upon a stand of beautiful crocheted goods on display inside of the Peet's Coffee on Larchmont (one of my new favorite streets.) After inquiring more from the down-to-earth gal representing the movement, I instantly fell in love with their international vision.
Mission: To empower people to rise above poverty.
Vision: To create sustainable economic development programs that support holistic growth of individuals and communities within developing nations. To inspire the knowledge of a generation about their ability to bring change to a world that is in need. Click here to browse their goods!
If you're still not convinced, just check out Krochet Kids' Values:
People: We desire holistic freedom for our people to grow and enrich their lives physically, emotionally, and spiritually.
Our Product: We believe in quality, handmade products that not only bring comfort and style, but serve as a vehicle for social change.
Love: We believe actions rooted in love bring lasting and powerful change. Our model for love is that of the ultimate servant: Jesus
I love love love what these kids (now adults) are creating around the world: