Tilonia® is a mission-driven enterprise building the business capacity and entrepreneurial skills of artisan enterprises in rural India. It is a joint initiative of the Barefoot College and Friends of Tilonia, Inc.
Friends of Tilonia, Inc. is a US non-profit organization which helps to support the rural development programs of its charitable affiliates in India, Mexico and Cambodia. Through its Sprout Enterprise®initiative, FOT is building a network of artisans, designers and entrepreneurs creating sustainable livelihoods for rural communities with few economic alternatives. Available through www.SproutEnterprise.net are artisan collections from Avani, CADA Foundation, Chamuchic, Collectivo 1050º, El Camino de Los Altos, Elrhino Paper, Flor de Xochistlahuaca, ROPE, Sonica Sarna Design, Studio Xaquixe, The Color Caravan, tonlé, Tilonia®, WomenWeave and Zola.
Join us in creating economic opportunities for women and girls in rural India.
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