Celebrated annually on March 8th, International Women’s Day is a day to recognize the incredible achievements made by women in every arena. It’s also a day to reflect on all that remains to be done to achieve gender equality for women everywhere.
For The Little Market, International Women's Day is about celebrating women and finding ways to continue to support women around the world.
International Women's Day is about celebrating women and finding ways to continue to support women. We prioritize working with women and women-led organizations because we know that when women are economically empowered, they have the power to shape the trajectory of their communities.
Globally, when women are able to earn a dignified income, communities change.
In just the past year, The Little Market made product purchases that generated over 350,000 hours1 of dignified work across the globe.
This is equivalent to full-time work2 for
With your support
we can break the cycle of poverty for women in underserved communities around the world
When you shop at The Little Market, you’re supporting life-changing opportunities with every dollar you spend.
HELPING TO CLOSE THE GLOBAL POVERTY GAP
SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESSES
preserving traditional techniques
Female empowerment means looking at being a woman as a strength not a weakness. Because let’s be honest, we are pretty damn strong.
co-founder of The Little Market
A SPECIAL thank you TO OUR SPONSORS
1 This figure was calculated with the aid of a proxy and using data collected from each artisan group specific to its technique and production time, and it corresponds to the 2018-2019 fiscal year. 2019 constitutes a fiscal year reporting period spanning from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.
2 The equivalency is based on a 40-hour work week.