Spiral Ring - Fair Trade
DETAILS & CARE:
The cooperatives Mata Traders supports provide comprehensive social services to their artisan members and their families. In addition to fair wages, they offer health care, paid maternity leave, retirement pension and daycare - all necessary to end the cycle of poverty. Social workers assist the members in overcoming individual challenges from opening a bank account to domestic violence. Classes available range from literacy and computer training to nutrition and parenting.