ShawTV Interview with Minkha Okanagan and Edmonton Volunteer Coordinator, Bev Edwards-Sawatzky. An excellent story of the women knitters and the great work being done in both Canada and Bolivia. Our next sale will be in Calgary May 29th and 30th. … Continue reading
Ellis, Doreen, Pat and I (Brad) spent the morning interviewing and shooting photos for the Calgary Herald’s ‘You’ Section which we hope to use as promotion for our May 29th and 30th sale. Both the photographer and interviewer spent a good amount of time with … Continue reading
Minkha Mini Cards designed to help promote the sale. We are really happy with how they turned out. Thanks Staples for the great print job and also to our beautiful volunteer models for helping to show them off.
Sustainable Style YYC is a fun and interactive event where you will meet local designers and learn about their sources of inspiration, their manufacturing and design, and their commitment to ethical fashion. This event is for anyone looking to build … Continue reading
Our 2015 Minkha photoshoot is in the works. We’ve got some beautiful models coming to volunteer their time and we are excited to show off some of the new sweaters. Here are photos we’ve used over the past few years.
Ten faithful Minkha volunteers came together for tea to celebrate the New Year and plan for our next Calgary sale on May 22nd. We missed taking a photo of the group, but rearranged our display to help capture the memory.
Meet two of our new employees at Minkha in Cochabamba, Ninfa and Jesica. Both lovely new additions to the team. “My name is Jesica Cordova (Left), I am the granddaughter of one of the knitters, Catalina Infante…. I have been helping with translations.” “My … Continue reading
Help Make Christmas Better With A Sweater! Go to www.savethechildren.ca/jumper to see how.
In spirit of Halloween, we would love to see you in your favorite sweater… any sweater! It doesn’t have to be Minkha, but we would like you to tag “#MinkhaSweaters?” in your Facebook, Twitter or Instagram posts. Bring your friends … Continue reading
Our 2014 Calgary Fall sweater sales are officially set. We’ve created some awesome partnerships over the years with organizations who help promote social responsibility and great products. Please mark your calendar and spread the word about our next sales. October 24–26, 2014: Woodcliff United … Continue reading