KALO partnered with Pesyro Foundation, a non-profit organization that focuses on the education and development of the artisans. Pesyro Foundation is a local agency which main objectives are to empower and teach the Wayuu artisans how to grow and develop their bushinesses and provide education aid to the infant population.
A MIAMI BASED COMPANY WITH A COLOMBIAN HEART
We work hard to ensure a 100% handmade product that support the Wayuu indigenous community.
Free trade, sustainable, and handmade bags from Colombia to the world!
The Souls Behind the Kalo Team
We are a team from Colombia living in Miami that wants to share these beautiful handmade bags and accessories with the world. Each bag has a unique story, and we are committed to sharing the culture of the Wayuu people through the weaving of their bags. With every bag you purchase, Kalo will help to empower Wayuu women by donating 10% to Pesyro foundation a nonprofit organization that supports and protects the Wayuu Artisans.
From the blog
Preserving The Culture and Traditions of the Wayuus
Weaving is a dying art form. Our mission is to give opportunities to those people
who have been preserving their family’s culture.
It’s a heritage thing.
And we want to keep that alive