. Proud Mary runs off of heart – the heart of the designer [Harper], the artisans producing, and the consumers buying. After her trip to Mali, Harper explained to me that Proud Mary’s products are a celebration of artisans’ work in our world. I love this.
|Mud cloth artisan from Mali (Proud Mary design)|
|Caring for Cambodia school|
Caring for Cambodia has grown immensely since Jamie Amelio founded it in 2003. CFC started with a single school built in a village in the outskirts of Siem Reap. There are now 14 schools dedicated to providing free education to children in Siem Reap.
|Visiting ancient temple sites outside of Phnom Penh, Cambodia|
|Woodworker making ornate doors at the local temple grounds|
|My beautiful host during an island stay in Cambodia|
Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.
– Mother Teresa
(Image source: CFC Facebook, Proud Mary, www.CaringforCambodia.org and personal photos)
Posted by: Natalie K.