Forai

 

Forai creates opportunities for refugee and immigrant women who have resettled in St. Louis, Missouri, by providing fair income through the production of jewelry and home accessories. 

 

Summary

  • FORAI stands for "Friends of Refugees and Immigrants"
  • Provides employment for about a dozen women located in St. Louis
  • Encourages women to work from home where they can still care for their families
  • Pairs women with a one-on-one mentor who provides even more care
  • Their motto is "creating beauty and opportunity"

 

"Forai is not just about a business, but it's about relationships." - Luzmila, Forai artisan