Alta Gracia

PURPOSE

They are the only certified Living Wage apparel company in the developing world. This Living Wage standard is independently audited by the Worker Rights Consortium (WRC) and updated annually to keep pace with inflation. They pay workers 3.5 times the national Dominican minimum wage, and 2.5 times higher than the industry average.

INDUSTRY

Apparel manufacturing

PRODUCT / SERVICE

Apparel

TARGET BENEFICIARIES

Villa Altagracia community in the Dominican Republic

IMPACT MODEL

COVID-19 RESPONSE

Making masks in bulk.

LOCATION

US based company with production in Villa Altagracia, Dominican Republic

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Alta Gracia

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