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Designed for Joy

  • Sitti - Private Jiddi Dining Room 137 South Wilmington Street Raleigh, NC, 27601 United States (map)

Designed for Joy is hosting its first event to display and sell exclusive home décor and jewelry pieces. Products are one-of-a-kind as designed by local artist, Kristen Sydow, and handcrafted by local artisans considered high risk for sex and labor trafficking and/or vulnerable to food and housing insecurities. Proceeds from event sales will help provide a living wage to artisans enrolled in the program and help them gain marketable skills for success in the future.

Guests will shop, learn more about the mission of Designed for Joy, meet some of the artisans, and be inspired by community working together for good to impact the marketplace by supporting local, living wage jobs.

Tickets: Tickets available online at: https://designedforjoy.com/designed-for-joy-launch-party/
1 for $40.00
2 for $70.00
3 for $105.00
4 for $140.00

About Designed for Joy:  Inspired by international missions work, Designed for Joy is a faith-based, local 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization creating living wage artisan jobs for Triangle-area individuals who are considered high risk for sex and labor trafficking and/or vulnerable to food and housing insecurities. The organization partners with area ministries to serve those who are coming out of emergency situations, generational poverty, homelessness, rehabilitation services, or jail. The mission of Designed for Joy is for artisans to find confidence in themselves and in their faith while gaining marketable skills and a solid job reference for success in the job market. For more information, go to https://designedforjoy.com.

Earlier Event: September 26
IBMA Festival
Later Event: September 27
Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market