Creating freedom and opportunity since 2006
Recycled saris are re-imagined and hand-stitched in the kantha style by a woman impacted by human trafficking and the commercial sex trade. Every product is signed by the artisan, the hero of her own story. LEARN MORE
INVESTING IN WOMEN
With each Sari Bari purchase, you’re making an investment in one woman’s life—creating a way for her to engage in fair and fulfilling work. Women receive paid training, Well Woman Check ups, School Support for their kids, Health Insurance and Retirement benefits.
DRIVEN BY A MISSION
Sari Bari’s social business model is facilitated by both a for-profit business in India and 501(3)c nonprofit in the U.S. Together, the two entities work hand-in-hand for the benefit of the artisans.
As a runner passes a baton, they do not pick up and carry the next runner on the team. They do not dictate the stride or direct each breath. They pass, they rest, and they cheer on the runners who follow. For the next runner, they do not step where...
As we approach 14 years of creating freedom and opportunity this month, Sari Bari continues to be filled with hope for a future the facilitates a platform for women to find their feet and their value. Sari Bari has seen hundreds of women flow through our doors and find family. ...
In July of 2011, I sat in a room listening to a presentation from a Human Trafficking organization. I live in a small town in Indiana, so I’m sure we were a little behind, but at that time, most people around were still pretty unaware of the reality of Human...