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Macy’s Commemorates 10 Years of Rwanda Path to Peace Initiative

Macy's celebrates 10 years of the Rwanda Path to Peace program with commemorative baskets, available exclusively at Macy's, $30 - $60 (Photo: Business Wire)

Macy's celebrates 10 years of the Rwanda Path to Peace program with commemorative baskets, available exclusively at Macy's, $30 - $60 (Photo: Business Wire)

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This fall, Macy’s (NYSE:M) is celebrating 10 years of its Rwanda Path to Peace initiative, offering customers special commemorative designs to honor the decade-long partnership. Originally launched in fall 2005, the program affords an opportunity to create economic sustainability and stability for the women weavers of Rwanda impacted by the country’s civil war and genocide, and is now the longest-lasting program of its kind.

“Macy’s Rwanda Path to Peace program was one of the first-ever ‘trade-not-aid’ efforts and is the longest-enduring, impacting thousands of women throughout the country of Rwanda”

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“Macy’s Rwanda Path to Peace program was one of the first-ever ‘trade-not-aid’ efforts and is the longest-enduring, impacting thousands of women throughout the country of Rwanda,” said Willa Shalit, co-founder of the program. “This important initiative, in partnership with the Rwandan weavers’ cooperative, Gahaya Links, has enabled women in Rwanda to take care of essential human needs, send their children...


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