Celebrate Women's History Month with Gifts Made BY Women FOR Women from Women-Owned Businesses

Celebrate Women's History Month with Gifts Made BY Women FOR Women from Women-Owned Businesses

March is Women's History Month, and what better way to celebrate than by supporting women-owned small businesses? At More Than Words we're passionate about empowering women focused social enterprises and showcasing the incredible products crafted by female artisans. Join us as we highlight our top picks for gifts that support women, perfect for honoring Women's History Month.

Bright Endeavors:

What They Do: Bright Endeavors is a women owned small business providing job training and professional development to young moms in underserved communities, empowering them to build brighter futures for themselves and their families

Amber & Tonka Bean Soy Candle (17 oz. Glass)

Light up your space with the warm glow and inviting scent of this hand-poured soy candle. With a scent profile of a sophisticated mix of cardamom, amber, and tonka bea, each purchase supports job training programs for young moms, making it a meaningful addition to any home.

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Lavender Sprig Soy Candle (9 oz. Glass)

Relax and unwind with the calming fragrance of lavender interlaced with the unexpected accents of fresh-cut grass.This beautifully crafted candle not only soothes the senses but also empowers women to create better opportunities for themselves and their families.

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Cardamom & Clove (17oz and 4oz Glass)

Add a touch of exotic spice to your space with this captivating candle.  A complex profile and one of our most popular scents - With top notes of black tea, cocnut and cardamom, middle notes of cinnamon and ginger and base notes of vanilla cream and musk Hand-poured by young moms striving for a better future, it's a symbol of strength, resilience, and the power of community.

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Made Free:

What They Do: Made Free specializes in crafting ethical and sustainable fashion and lifestyle products, offering gifts that support women while championing economic independence and opportunities for survivors of human trafficking.

Leather Day Tote, Camel

Make a statement with this chic and versatile leather tote, crafted by survivors of human trafficking. It is soft to the touch and with age, will show a beautiful natural patina. Not only is it a stylish accessory and will quickly be a wardrobe staple, but it also represents empowerment and freedom for women rebuilding their lives. This style tote also comes in Black and Mahogany. 

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Day Tote, Mustard

Add a pop of color to your ensemble with this vibrant mustard yellow tote - complete with leather straps and inner pocket for staying organized. Ethically made and perfect for everyday use, it's creation is a symbol of the resilience of women facing challenges and overcoming all sorts of obstacles. Not a fan of yellow? We also offer this everyday tote in red, indigo, charcoal and taupe!

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Zipped Pouch, Indigo

Keep your essentials organized and secure with this stylish zipped pouch which also comes in a multitude of colors. Crafted by survivors of exploitation and human trafficking, it's a small reminder and testament to the triumph of the human spirit over adversity.

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 Women's Bean Project:

What They Do: Women's Bean Project, a proudly women owned small business, provides job training and support for women overcoming barriers to employment, empowering them to break the cycle of poverty and create a brighter future for themselves and their families.

Garlic & Herb Spice Blend

Spice up your dishes with this flavorful blend, handcrafted by women on a journey towards self-sufficiency. With every sprinkle, you're supporting women in creating better opportunities for themselves.

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Chocolate Covered Espresso Beans

Treat yourself to a sweet indulgence with these delicious chocolate-covered espresso beans. Made with love and care, they're a tasty reminder of the transformative power of opportunity.

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Spicy Split Pea Soup

Warm your soul and celebrate spring with a bowl of hearty split pea soup, made with quality ingredients by women seeking a fresh start. It's not just food; it's food for the soul – and a symbol of hope and empowerment.

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Thistle Farms

What They Do: Thistle Farms provides healing and employment opportunities for women survivors of trafficking, addiction, and abuse, offering a sanctuary of hope and recovery. Their products, gifts that support women, not only promote restoration but also help challenge systems that commoditize and exploit women.

Love Heals Lip Smoothie (Pomegranate)

A staff and customer favorite – we couldn’t keep this in stock this past season! Keep your lips soft and nourished with this fruity lip balm. Every purchase supports the journey of women survivors towards healing and renewal.

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Bath Soak Trio

 Transform your bath time into a luxurious spa experience with this trio of indulgent bath soaks. Handcrafted with care, they offer relaxation and rejuvenation while supporting women on their path to recovery.

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Essential Oil Roll-On

Find peace and balance with this soothing essential oil blend, perfect for self-care rituals. Coming in 6 different scents and made by women survivors, it's a gentle reminder of the power of strength and resilience within us all. Expert tip – include as part of your nightly wind-down and roll onto your wrists and temple while you enjoy a cup of herbal tea and a good book.

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Bonus  - For Women’s Best Friend

Women's Bean Project: Peanut Butter & Molasses Dog Treats 

These all-natural, vegan, and gluten-, corn- and soy-free dog treats are not only deliciously made with only six simple ingredients for your furry companions but also aid women owned small business. They come with double the social impact, too! They partner with Wagster, another social enterprise that helps homeless and low-income individuals gain employment skills for a stable future, to make their treats.

 Love these? Shop the entire For Women, By Women collection here!

This Women's History Month, let's celebrate the achievements and resilience of women everywhere by choosing gifts that support women from women-owned small businesses. With every purchase, you're not just buying a product; you're investing in the empowerment and success of women around the world.


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