Transforming pain to purpose.
We're a catalyst for local and global communities.
We partner with NGO’s and artisan groups in Africa and South and Central America, empowering women and families through economic mobility. Our global artisans amaze us with their joy for life, even amidst great challenges as they overcome the impacts of extreme poverty, human trafficking, HIV/AIDS, and genocide.
Since we are a 501c3 nonprofit, 100% of your purchase goes back into our organization to help the women and families we serve. Our artisans are paid upfront for their work and creations, which means all financial risk falls on BraveWorks and not our artisans.
Our mission is to empower women and families overcoming trauma and injustice, bridging the gap from pain to purpose through:
IN CHARLOTTE, OUR WORK ADDRESSES TWO KEY LOCAL ISSUES:
We help women who have fallen off the ladder of economic mobility gain (or regain) that access.
We build communities where people from different races, socio-economic groups, religions, cultures, and ethnicities work side-by-side in love.