Today’s wedding vendor interview is with Bright Endeavors, an eco friendly and socially responsible candle company based in Chicago, Illinois! Enjoy:
Tell us a bit about yourself and your company.
Bright Endeavors is a social enterprise that employs young moms, ages 16-24 to hand craft sustainable soy candles with 100% of proceeds going back to the program. Based in Chicago, Bright Endeavors uses locally produced, non-genetically-modified soy wax for their candles; all fragrances are pthalate-free and we use cotton-core, paraffin-free wicks. The program also uses recycled glass containers. We offer a paid, transitional job training program in order to create employment opportunities that allow young moms to open doors to a successful future.
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