Every year on Women's Day, L’OCCITANE sells a special product to help raise funds to support women's entrepreneurship in Burkina Faso.
100% of the profits will be donated*
In 2014, more than €140,000 have been raised thanks to the sell of a solidarity soap. Since 2006, almost 900 women have learned to read and write while over 6,000 women have benefited from microcredits and socio-economic trainings.
Since 2009, the L'OCCITANE Foundation has been supporting for instance a microcredit project with the NGO Entrepreneurs du Monde. Its goal : promote economic self-sufficiency and emancipation of 6,000 Burkibabe women.
The L’OCCITANE Foundation supports the visually impaired in the world and promotes women’s entrepreneurship in Burkina Faso. With an annual budget of €1,000,000, the Foundation finances around 15 projects every year.
The Ultra Soft Balm, multi-purpose moisturizer, is made with 96% shea butter– the multi-talented beauty ingredient. Fall for the solidarity apricot-scented Balm and get committed for women of Burkina Faso! 100% of the profits from its sales will be donated to organizations that promote women**Retail price minus taxes, transport and production costs.