Empowering Communities Through Ethical and Innovative Practices
Cloth & Cord is a company deeply committed to making a positive impact while producing ethical and sustainable goods in both the United States and Africa. Blending the principles of AI/STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) with art, the company creates responsibly crafted products that are not only affordable but also support talented artisans.
At Cloth & Cord, the process of creating their glass beads and metal pendants begins with recycled bottles and brass, transforming them into stunning pieces through the skillful hands of African artisans. These artisans meticulously hand-paint and mold the materials, infusing their unique craftsmanship and cultural heritage into every creation.
By working directly with artisans, Cloth & Cord provides employment opportunities for work-from-home moms, seamstresses, and artisans both locally and internationally. This approach empowers individuals by fostering economic stability and preserving traditional craftsmanship. Through their ethical production practices, the company promotes sustainability and fair trade, ensuring that every piece is made with care and respect for the environment.
Cloth & Cord goes beyond creating sustainable products; they actively encourage their staff to be engaged and involved in their communities. The owner, as an executive board member of a non-profit organization, exemplifies the company's commitment to making a meaningful difference. Employees at Cloth & Cord wholeheartedly embrace this spirit, volunteering their time and actively participating in fundraisers that support various causes.
As active members of multiple associations, Cloth & Cord actively contributes to the growth and development of communities. By collaborating with these organizations, the company supports initiatives that promote education, entrepreneurship, and community empowerment. Their dedication to these partnerships demonstrates their genuine commitment to creating positive change.
By combining innovative AI/STEM principles with responsible production methods, Cloth & Cord sets an inspiring example in the industry. Through their dedication to ethical practices, employment generation, community engagement, and membership in associations, the company embodies the values of social responsibility and sustainable business.
When customers choose Cloth & Cord, they not only acquire beautifully crafted products but also become part of a larger movement that values ethical and sustainable practices. Each purchase supports artisans, empowers communities, and contributes to a more equitable and prosperous world.