These tote bags are made by womens groups in Kenya, using recycled grain bags.
Size: 300mm x 350mm. Designs are chosen at random.
Others is The Salvation Army's initiative for trade that promotes hope. It is said that the Founder of The Salvation Army, General William Booth, once sent a telegram to officers around the world to remind them of the main focus of their work. The telegram contained only one word - "others." That single word captured the foundation for the entire organization.
Through the years the word has appeared as a slogan in many different settings, and several writers have described it as The Salvation Army's DNA. In other words, it's a name that is deeply rooted and that points towards our foundation. We're not running Others for our own sake, but for the benefit of others...