A donation to our community project, XtraOrdinary Women, is included in the sale of each Chureca Chic piece. XtraOrdinary Women is an NGO empowering women in Nicaragua living in at risk situations with job skill training courses and job placement services. Providing them with the tools to become financially independent and in turn, break the cycle of extreme poverty and domestic violence they live in. They build brighter, happier, self-sustainable futures for themselves through the job skills training they receive. The XtraOrdinary Women program began in 2009, it has positively impacted over 1000 lives. On average, after participating in the XtraOrdinary Women program, 95% of women remain in a stable job 5 years on.
We believe in transparency, sustainability is our way of business.
The price of your piece is calculated as follows:
Production costs 26.92%
Packaging, worldwide shipping & tax 19.08%
Community Impact 54%
At least 40% of the sales price is
a direct donation to our community projects with our NGO partner XtraOrdinary Women. Your purchase empowers disadvantaged women in Nicaragua with education and guidance to achieve financial independence.
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