For 20 years, Thistle Farms’ mission to heal, empower, and employ has led to profound change in the lives of women survivors, customers, and the communities in which we live together. Last year, customers and donors helped make the following possible:
-59 women survivors employed by Thistle Farms, earning over $1m a year in salary and wages
-9,215 nights of safe, supportive housing provided to women recovering from life on the streets
-14,100 hours of counseling and therapy for survivors, ensuring their physical and mental well-being
-40 organizations across the country replicated our housing model, currently offering 185 beds for women seeking sanctuary from the streets
-24 shared trade partnerships around the globe, supporting the economic freedom of more than 1,700 women.