Bringing radical transparency and opportunity to the handworker economy
Learn more about our mission to advance gender equity and economic inclusion by unlocking the potential of handcraft to improve our world.
Covid-19 Artisan Relief Fund for India
Support Nest’s hyperlocal relief strategy that is funding the distribution of rations and basic medical supplies to artisans in our partner supply chains—and in the country’s most rural areas.
Compliance beyond the four-walled factory.
The Nest Standards for home-based and small workshop production were created to generate industry-wide transparency and compliance for workers in informal supply chains. Today, the program is protecting the rights of tens of thousands of handworkers in 22 countries.
Serving over 1,500 craft-based businesses across 100+ countries, the Nest Artisan Guild offers a single hub for artisan learning and development.
From expert-led webinars to individual mentorship opportunities, the Nest Guild offers ongoing growth opportunities to artisan businesses throughout the calendar year.
In partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies, Nest launches Hands to Heritage.
This cross-cultural design initiative between the Gullah Basket Weavers of Charleston and skilled artisans in Rwanda will create a national platform for an important chapter of American craft.