Posts tagged: Sarah Lance

Meet the Founder | Part 2: Freedom

"Freedom is... a woman at Sari Bari being able to sign her name for the first time. Freedom for ME is being able to be a witness to that.." - Sarah Lance Watch the video below to meet Sarah Lance, founder...

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Meet the Founder | Part 1: The Beginning

"I immediately when she asked said...yes..I'll do it. I did not know how big of a yes I was saying at that time."   We are so thrilled to be sharing with you our 5-part mini-series: Meet the Founder, with...

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Still She Rises | 13 years on a freedom journey

The women I have had the privilege of working with at Sari Bari long ago disabused me of the notion that they would be living their lives as victims. The very step of taking a job that provides a tangible...

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Sandbagging the Tide of Human Trafficking

Almost 13 years ago this month we were about to begin Sari Bari:  a freedom business that creates modern Kantha products for the western market while providing employment to women who are vulnerable to human trafficking or exploited by the...

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Why I didn't wear blue on Human Trafficking Awareness Day

Human Trafficking Awareness Day was a couple of weeks ago. In fact, January is Human Trafficking Awareness month – FYI.  And apparently we wear blue to promote awareness now. I am not new to promoting human trafficking awareness, but wearing...

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