Artisan Manju | Ajmer, India
Meet Anchal artisan Manju and discover the impact your purchase has made in her life and the life of her family. Manju hand stitches her name onto the tag of every fair trade product she makes, connecting you directly to her story. Read her inspiring story below, and learn about her journey to empowerment.
Children: Kushi- 13 years on in 13th class, Vaibhay- 11 years old in 4th class, Harsh- 5 years old in Kindergarten
Favorite Food: Rasgulle
Favorite Music: Old Songs
Favorite Activity: Listening to songs and traveling
Favorite Designs: All Large Quilt designs
Recent Accomplishments: Purchasing new tiles, gas connection, and stitching machine for home.
“I know that when I am at the Anchal office I can forget the tensions at home.”
“We come together. We confide in each other. We have each other.”
“I used to feel scared during my commute. I wasn’t used to leaving and I had never left alone. But not anymore.”
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