VITAL EDGE has funded the farming of organic cotton so artisans can compete with cheap industrial cotton imports.
Training in textile manufacture and production
Adapting traditional techniques to marketable products.
Training in the use of organic vegetable dyes
Incorporating traditional designs ion modern products.
VITAL EDGE designs custom programs to solve basic needs : water, nutrition, education and finance. By combining these solutions , micro-gardens, solar pumps, literacy programs, pre-natal programs, to an established micro-savings group, the cost of delivering the service is reduced and the likelihood of success is multiplied.