eco friendly and socially responsible candle

eco friendly and socially responsible candle

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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