Ethical Fashion Startup Jumpstarts Impact Entrepreneurs In Africa
12 April 2019 8:08 AM GMT
ORIGIN sells ethically sourced and produced sweatshirts and t-shirts, using profits to jumpstart local impact businesses in Africa.
- A few years ago, husband and wife Tom and Alice Cracknell were looking for a way to stimulate local business growth in developing countries.
- What they wanted was a sustainable way for local people to support themselves, build growing enterprises that addressed critical needs in their communities and proviothers in the community.
- The first enterprises are based in Mali, Ethiopia and The Gambia, areas where Alice and Tom have spent time.