WHEN WOMEN thrive, SO DO

THEIR COMMUNITIES

We envision a world in which all women have the opportunity to earn a dignified income and all consumers have the opportunity to purchase ethical products.

We envision a world in which all women have the opportunity to earn a dignified income and all consumers have the opportunity to purchase ethical products.

your support matters

investing in

your dollar

Where you choose to spend, and donate, your money affects lives around the globe. When you choose to support The Little Market, you join in our vision and commitment to serve the world’s most vulnerable populations.

HELPING TO CLOSE THE GLOBAL POVERTY GAP

EMPOWERING WOMEN

SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESSES

preserving traditional techniques

your support matters

investing in

your dollar

Where you choose to spend, and donate, your money affects lives around the globe. When you choose to support The Little Market, you join in our vision and commitment to serve the world’s most vulnerable populations.

HELPING TO CLOSE THE GLOBAL POVERTY GAP

EMPOWERING WOMEN

SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESSES

preserving traditional techniques

our impact

CURRENTLY SOURCING FROM 70 artisan groups

IN OVER 25 countries and sovereign states

our impact

CURRENTLY SOURCING FROM 75 artisan groups IN OVER 25 countries and sovereign states

creating opportunities

WITH YOUR PURCHASE

SINCE 2013, TOGETHER WE ETHICALLY PURCHASED 190,418 UNITS 1 AND GENERATED 864,929 HOURS2 OF DIGNIFIED WORK FOR UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES.

We source from groups that are not only are committed to paying fair wages to artisans and producers, but that are also committed to providing a safe, healthy working environment that is free of harassment, discrimination, and forced labor.

We source from groups that are not only are committed to paying fair wages to artisans and producers, but that are also committed to providing a safe, healthy working environment that is free of harassment, discrimination, and forced labor.

WE ETHICALLY SOURCE from THE MOST UNDERSERVED GROUPS INCLUDING:

individuals living in poverty people with disabilities
women transitioning out of homelessness refugees
survivors of trafficking and domestic violence

when you invest in women

you can improve the human condition

We prioritize working with women and women-led organizations because when women thrive, so do their communities. Thus, through your purchases, you encourage economic opportunities for a diverse community of talented people all over the world who are overcoming hardships and bettering their communities.

When women work, they invest 90% of their income back into their families.

we choose to

invest in women

We proudly source from indigenous women, young mothers, single mothers and widows, because we recognize that investing in women means investing in their children and communities.

OUR IMPACT over THE YEARS

To learn more about how we’re making a difference, read our publications below.

1. This figure represents purchases made from June 2013 through the end of the 2018-2019 fiscal year spanning from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.

2. 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.

3. International Monetary Fund. Finance & Development. “Gap at a Glance.” March 2019. VOL. 56, NO. 1, accessed December 2019.