Join our social media “change your profile picture” campaign for the month of January. The idea is to create a social media buzz and raise awareness with as many people as possible on the injustice of modern day slavery. www.onebyoneproje...
This is an image from the We Are The Districts Tumblr page which showcases the people in the primary world who are contributing to fight injustice and class disparity. The page is presented in a framework of 12 districts of economic inequality such as homelessness, unemployment and healthcare access to name a few. Fans are asked to join the resistance, and post their social contributions on the page.
“There are 27 million slaves in the world today, and we feel that it is our social responsibility to use our talents as artists to fight this global issue,” says student Shannon Kuguenko. “We seek to expose great injustice in the world, knowing that art has the power to educate and stir compassion in the hearts of the public.”
“It ought to concern every person, because it’s a debasement of our common humanity. It ought to concern every community, because it tears at the social fabric. It ought to concern every business, because it distorts markets. It ought to concern every nation, because it endangers public health and fuels violence and organized crime. I’m talking about the injustice, the outrage, of human trafficking, which must be called by its true name — modern slavery.”
We make candles that invite you to be part of a lasting story that changes the world. Every candle purchased through Claro has a different giving outcome that fights social injustice in our world. Whether your purchase plants a tree, provides a meal, sends a child to school, or fights for the rights of abused women, your purchase has a lasting impact in the life of someone in need. Burn a candle. Bring light.