Young Living Foundation - Yes Helping Hands - Developing Enterprise

Leveraging handcraft to drive social change.

Young Living Foundation - Yes Helping Hands - Nepal Map Outline




Hand-sewn and woven materials


Since 2021

Yes Helping Hands  

The aim of Yes Helping Hands is to provide training and employment opportunities for people with disabilities in Nepal, including individuals who are blind, deaf, or have other barriers to employment. 

Through their work, they have challenged the discrimination artisans in Nepal face by building their confidence and enabling them to enjoy an independent life through fair pay and stable employment. 

Young Living Foundation - Yes Helping Hands - Developing Enterprise - Artisan Weaving
Young Living Foundation - Yes Helping Hands - Developing Enterprise

Items made by this women-led business

Each purchase creates lasting change


Fair pay hours provided


Women provided employment


Dependents supported 

Featured Artisans

  • I'm Biva
    I'm Biva
    I'm Biva

    “When I started working at Yes Helping Hands eight and a half years ago, I received free training to learn employment skills. I can now earn money to support my brother and mother.” 

  • I'm Indra
    I'm Indra
    I'm Indra

    “This work has helped me gain my independence because now I am able to save money and support my family.” 

  • I'm Gita
    I'm Gita
    I'm Gita

    “People often think that because you are differently abled, you cannot do a lot of things. Weaving gave me my dignity back in society.” Gita lost her leg in a serious accident and struggled to find work that would accommodate her physical disability.”  

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