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A Soapmaker's Story

A Soapmaker's Story

Raised in a crime and drug infested neighborhood of Santo Domingo, Martha was born into poverty. Once she and her husband had two kids, they moved to a squatter settlement to find greater safety and avoid rent. This area happened to be Las Malvinas, the area in which Esperanza Soaps would later move in. When Martha heard of it, she... View more
A Survivor's Story from Eleventh Candle Co. in Ohio

A Survivor's Story from Eleventh Candle Co. in Ohio

“I am strong and I am a survivor. I don't like to be called a victim since I made it out. Now, I want to help other women.” These words come from Molly* who has been working at Eleventh’s candle making shop in Columbus, OH for about two months now. She has four children of her own and has found... View more
Share the Love with Jewelry

Share the Love with Jewelry

“made has become my redemption song! After years of depression, anxiety, and self-harm, the process of mining stones, cleaning them, and turning them into jewelry became a tangible object lesson for me of God's abundant grace and His relentless love.” These words come from Stacy MacDonald, owner/designer of one of our new partners, made, and the founder of its outreach... View more