Artisans Effort - India

Handmade by an artisan at Artisans Effort, a fair trade Organization in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. There are more than 150 families involved with Artisans Effort. 60% are women and 40% are men. Since Artisans Effort is an artisans based organization, the artisans needs and difficulties are very closely understood. At present, Artisans Effort looks after the education responsibility of nine poor and needy children from Asansol (West Bengal ) Their books, uniforms and school fees are paid for. Artisans Effort proposes that in the future they will open a school for poor and needy children