Most people in developing countries live under severe poverty. They face shortages of clean water, health care, education, and other basic human needs. This is a well-known fact, but it is not the end of the story. In most of these countries, individuals, especially women, make amazing handmade products such as crafts, jewelry, artwork, and much more. That is part of their lifestyle. But unfortunately, In most cases, they will never benefit economically from their talents and skills because they don’t have a sustainable market opportunity or a platform to showcase their unique products and sell them at a value that matches the time, capital and hard work they put into making them. Usually, their products stay within their families and very rarely reach the local market. My aunt Tadelech exemplifies the struggle that these talented artists and entrepreneurs go through in order to find a market for their products and to stay in business. Read her story here.
Skadmas exists to empower these individuals to create a better future for themselves and their families. Every product we offer has a person and a story behind it; every sale makes a lasting impact on that person’s life. When you make a purchase, you are not only supporting them financially, but you are giving them hope and inspiration to fight for their dream of a better future, despite the odds.
We are more than a brand of high-quality, beautiful, and original products. We are a movement to change lives, empower individuals and communities, and offer hope and a future. We are opening a door that has been closed for too long. Are you ready to be a part of it?