Lighting a brighter future for Haiti, these concrete pillar candle holders are made with actual rubble from the 2010 earthquake that devastated Port-au-Prince. Working there since 2006, Prosperity Candle felt compelled to create a candle that symbolizes light out of darkness.
Designed and handmade in partnership with concrete studio Stone Soup, 10% of proceeds are jointly donated to support women entrepreneurs and civic leaders in Haiti. Limited quantities available. Made to order (please allow 15 days to make and ship).
Sold individually or as a set of 3 pillar holders. Available in 3 sizes: small (3x3x3"), medium (3x3x5") and large (3x3x8"). Each includes a brushed aluminum insert that burns up to 15 hours. Inserts accept any votive candle, making it easy to refill.
Wax: soy blend candle with cotton wick, no dyes or enhancers
Fragrance: essential oil based
Burn time: each full insert burns up to 15 hours
Vessel: recyclable aluminum insert in concrete holder, handmade with combination of Haitian rubble and fiberglass for strength with lightness
Dimensions: small 3"W x 3"L x 3"H, medium 3x3x5", large 3x3x8"
Gift Box: Arrives gift boxed with story card about Stone Soup, Prosperity Candle, their joint initiative, and the woman who made the candle
Fair Trade - Prosperity Candle is a member of the World Fair Trade Organization.
Handmade - All candles are handpoured by women artisans, most by women refugees creating new lives for themselves and their families in the United States. Many of the vessels are handcrafted by women artisans from around the world.
Sustainable - Prosperity Candle is a certified B-Corp, recognized for its commitment to social and environmental sustainability by B-Lab's 2015 Best for the World list.
Designed for Good - Prosperity Candle is a social enterprise that prioritizes positive impact over profit, ensuring everything we do helps create opportunities for women to thrive.