These handcrafted items have been handmade by refugee women who are participating in the sewing program. Sew for Hope is a nonprofit organization based in Nashville, Tennessee that empowers refugees through the art and craftsmanship of sewing. The organization provides sewing machines and training for refugees. The training they receive gives them a sense of worth and accomplishment while adding marketable skills that are valuable for earning an income. Jobs in alterations, mending, and custom sewing become possible with the skill-sets taught at Sew For Hope. Your purchase of a handcrafted item helps the artisan who created it to support their family and allows the program to reach out to more refugees in the Nashville, TN area.