Movies Books Music Food Tv Shows Technology Politics Video Games Parenting Fashion Green Living more >


From their website: http://www.trilliumartisans.org

Trillium Artisans is an innovative, green, nonprofit community economic development program that empowers artisans and actively connects them to markets.
Trillium was founded on John McKnight's principles of asset-based community development, which finds a way out of the tangled web of poverty by focusing on talents and capacities, rather than what is lacking. In 1994, we conducted an asset inventory of extremely low-income neighborhoods in Portland, Oregon, and found talented residents wanting to sell their handmade goods and build their own businesses.
To facilitate this, the Eco-Biz program was established and later renamed Trillium Artisans. The Trillium name was chosen because the three-pointed trillium flower reflects the triple bottom line principles (people, planet, and profit) of the sustainability movement.
edit this info


Nonprofit, Eco Friendly, Etsy, Recycled Goods, Artisans, Artisan Goods, Reclaimed Goods, World Of Good


Select a category and then fill in some basic details that someone might want to know about this topic.
What's your opinion on Trillium Artisans?
Be the first to rate!
You have exceeded the maximum length.
Trillium Artisans
Related Topics
Irish Wedding Soap from Dirty Sanchez

A Handmade Soap Shop on Etsy.com

Mai Handicrafts

A Vietnam social organization that works to improve the live

disposable Baby diapers

© 2014 Lunch.com, LLC All Rights Reserved
Lunch.com - Relevant reviews by real people.
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since