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WastetoWow / Empowering women via Design

Skilled Samaritan is a women-led social enterprise based in Uttar Pradesh, India, with a mission to use salvaged materials including plastic and textile, locally generated in the region to handcraft luxe functional home decor and fashion products, while creating income opportunities for thousands of women from low income communities, who are now breaking barriers to lead a life of dignity and respect. Our products demonstrate life cycle thinking and circularity throughout the entire design, handcrafted using intricate and fitted weaving techniques, passed down by generations of dwindling charpoy weavers from far flung villages of North India

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Skilled Samaritan Foundation

Skilled Samaritan Foundation
Muzaffarnagar, India

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Skilled Samaritan Foundation

Skilled Samaritan Foundation
Muzaffarnagar, India