Box of BlessingsA handcrafted monthly subscription box that EMPOWERS families around the world to break out of poverty through sustainable livelihoods. We believe in opportunities over handouts. Opportunity renews dignity, gives hope, and creates a better life. These are real people with real families. By subscribing your story is connected with their story.
- 3-4 items in every Box of Blessings; One item in the Favorite of the Month
- Quality, handmade items
- Empower families to create sustainable livelihoods
- Confidence that artisans have fair working conditions & fair wages.
- 10% donation to poverty fighting causes with every Box of Blessings
Past Boxes from International Blessings
April 2023: Guatemala & Haiti
Tabitha Earrings: Mexico Hand crafted, resin studs with wire wrapped black silk tassels. (Vi Bella) Bracelet: Mexico Handwoven by talented artisans, this bracelet will add sparkle & beauty, whether worn alone or in a bracelet stack. (Vi Bella) Toto Headband: Guatemala (Lucia's) Wrapped in fun striped Guatemalan fabric, this headband is not only unique, but comfortable. Donation: Vi Bella Serves provides supplemental support to individuals & communities in Haiti & Mexico.
March 2023: Asia
Classic Circles Horn Earrings: Made from recycled silver or gold-plated metal & upcycled horn. (Fair Anita) Hand Blocked Scarf: The seamless printing shows the great skill & precision of the block-printers. A craft that has been passed down from generation to generation. (Sevya) Mini Journal: A gorgeously embroidered notebook filled with recycled cotton paper. (Matr Boomie) Donation to Rahab's Rope: Preventing & Empowering women in the fight against human trafficking.
February 2023: Uganda
Gorgeous paper beads carefully strung to create these beautiful pieces. A stunning sunrise necklace. A stretchy bracelet. The Njiwa Hoop Earrings feature delicate beads combined with subtle accents create a demure, yet sophisticated style. Project Have Hope is dedicated to making an impact in the Acholi Quarter of Uganda. Their programs also offer additional hope & sustainability to the community. Donation to PHH Breakfast Feeding Program!
May 2022: Haiti
1. Colore Earrings: Clay Bead & Cereal Box Bead Earrings 2. Signature Bracelet: Clay beads, Cereal Box Beads, accent beads 3. 2 Painted Metal Bird Ornaments Products made by Papillon. Papillon means ‘butterfly’. They are dedicated to creating endurance, change, hope, & life for families in Haiti. Their mission is orphan prevention & family preservation through job creation. Employees receive a living wage, plus social & medical benefits. Donation to the Apparent Project.
The Christmas Box features handmade products from 4 countries! The Bone Tassel Necklace made in India by Fair Anita, a Paper Bead Star Ornament made in Uganda by Outreach Uganda, a Stuffed Llama or Sheep Ornament made in Peru by Minga, and a Mr. Ellie Pooh Bookmark made in Sri Lanka by Mr. Ellie Pooh The Cause of the Month is Outreach Uganda.
October 2021: Peru
Beautiful Vivid Earrings, Tooled Leather Bracelet, and a Ska Hat made in Peru by Minga Fair Trade Imports. Minga seeks to improve the economic lives & relationships for small producers in South America. They are dedicated to fair trade values, eco-responsibility, & collaboration. The Cause of the Month is Preemptive Love Afghanistan.
April 2020: Tagua (Ecuador)
Box of Blessings: 1. Tagua Earrings 2. Sofia Bracelet 3. Dyed Circle Necklace Cause of the Month: Compassion International: Respiratory & Medical Care
March 2020: Peru & Guatemala
Box of Blessings: 1. Smooth Wooden Hoop/Diamond Earrings (Guatemala) 2. Embroidered Headband (Peru) 3. Embroidered Coin Purse (Peru) Cause of the Month: UPAVIM (United for a Better Life), an artisan group in Guatemala City dedicated to offering a sanctuary of hope, learning, and community in a neighborhood full of gangs and violence.
November 2019: Haiti & Ecuador
Box of Blessings 1. Leather Earrings (Haiti) 2. Jungle Stretch Bracelet (Ecuador) 3. Leather Keychain (Haiti) Featuring artisans from 2nd Story Goods and Minga Fair Trade Imports. Donation to 2nd Story Goods in Haiti to help provide necessary resources during this time of political unrest and chaos.
October 2019: Thailand & Sri Lanka
Box of Blessings 1. Robin's Nest Earrings (Thailand) 2. Multicolor Wax Bracelet (Thailand) 3. Mr. Ellie Pooh Notebook (Sri Lanka) 4. Animal Magnet (Thailand) Featuring artisans from ThaiVillage & Mr. Ellie Pooh. Donation to ThaiVillage to support their expansion and outreach activities.
August 2019: India
Box of Blessings 1. Arabesque Gold Earrings 2. Raj Silver Cuff 3. Cosmetic Bag Featured artisans from Matr Boomie. Donation to Rahab's Rope to prevent and fight sex trafficking.
April 2019: Peru
Box of Blessings 1. Cabochon Earrings 2. Triple Metal Leather Bracelet 3. Soapstone Animal Figurine Featuring artisans from Minga Fair Trade Imports. Donation to Heifer International to purchase flocks of chicks for families in poverty.
March 2019: India
Box of Blessings 1. Thick Bollywood Cuff 2. Colorful Toe Ring 3. Carved Wooden Ring Box Featuring artisans from Matr Boomie. Donation to Rahab's Rope to prevent and fight sex trafficking.