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Here’s What’s New: Our Spring Sale and Featured Products

Easter Gift Guide Spring

Here’s What’s New: Our Spring Sale and Featured Products

Spring has sprung here in central Texas, and we are so grateful for longer, sunny days and warmer weather. We have so many fun things our shop and online that we can’t wait to share with you. Some of them are perfect for Easter…and also happen to be part of spring sale! How great is that? Let’s not waste another moment! Spring Sale Event Why save the best for last? We’ll kick off this blog with our spring sale event. The following items are discounted 20%...and you won’t believe what’s included! SMOCKED DRESSES Our sweet, smocked dresses have a bit...

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20/20 in 2021: Better Vision for a Better Future

20/20 in 2021: Better Vision for a Better Future

This year for #GivingTuesday, we’re helping women in Rwanda to see Hope more clearly by raising funds for eye exams, glasses and holistic health care.

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Hope Artisan Collective 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

Hope Artisan Collective 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

It may seem early to start thinking about holiday shopping—after all, you’re just packing away October’s pumpkins—but here at Handspun Hope, we are already dreaming of tinsel, and carols, and all the lovely new things we have in the store…many of which were lovingly crafted by the ladies we employ in Rwanda. We’ve gathered a collection of must-see items that you and your loved ones are going to love. Not only will they appreciate the gift they receive, but they will also love the message behind it—that everyone deserves dignified employment that allows them to feel fulfilled and care for...

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Hope in Rwanda: COVID-19 + Counseling Center Updates

Hope in Rwanda: COVID-19 + Counseling Center Updates

During our last blog post, we updated you all on new events unfolding in Rwanda as it related to COVID-19. There have been some positive developments in the life of our organization in Rwanda since then, and we wanted to take a moment to share with you.

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Holistic Healing at Handspun Hope & World Mental Health Day

Holistic Healing at Handspun Hope & World Mental Health Day

    Though the Rwandan Genocide against the Tutsi occurred over 25 years ago, many of our staff - and people across the country - are still experiencing pain and trauma as a result of the events that took place. At Handspun Hope, we believe in caring for the whole person, which is why we’ve provided group and individual counseling services since 2012. Since October 10th is World Mental Health Day, we wanted to share a bit about the services and support we offer to our staff, their families and communities. Led by head counselor Olive Muhawenimana and her assistant...

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