Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Heart of Haiti Project Featuring the Metal Giftware, Coral Collection

Through a partnership with Macy’sHeart of Haiti offers artisan-crafted decorative arts and jewelry for sale. All income derived from sales of the products on the Heart of Haiti site enhances an artisan’s family’s nutrition, educates children, and brings access to healthcare and dignity

The Heart of Haiti Project is an initiative founded by Willa Shalit (daughter of Gene Shalit) and her company, Fairwinds Trading, a for-profit company that uses business as a strategy for economic empowerment of people, especially women, in the Majority World. The Majority World is where two billion of the world’s three billion people live, in poverty.

Heart of Haiti Project


Find beauty in unlikely places with the handcrafted Coral candle holder. Scrap metal from recycled oil drums becomes industrial-cool art in the hands of Haiti's master artisans.

Click here to purchase the handcrafted Coral candle holder.

  • Recycled steel; varnish
  • Handcrafted in Haiti
  • Collection includes bowls, candle holders and napkin ring
  • Because each item is a unique work of art, variations in size and color will occur
  • Includes a numbered Certificate of Authenticity
  • Signed by the artisan
  • Web ID: 508997