As a social business, 2 Rivers ensures that its business model benefits producers, craftspeople, clients, and their communities.......
Clients: We promise a unique, handcrafted lifestyle product. The leather is crafted to last a lifetime, the style is classic and timeless, and the price is reasonable for the value and quality of our products.
Producers: We work only with small producers. We pay promptly, fairly, and respectfully.
Laborers and Craftspeople: We value and respect the craft, skills, and ability of the laborers and craftspeople who create our products. We promote the work of women in all steps of the production. We promote young people in building their skills and careers. We ensure a fair and just working environment, fair market wages, and safety on the job.
The Environment: We minimize our environment impact. We source leather only from small-scale producers. We ensure that tanneries comply with international standards to reduce chemicals in production. We use packaging materials that are reusable.
Animals: We follow the traditions and ways of life of the producers in the Rift Valley. This includes using the entire animal, and ensuring that no part is wasted.
The Authorities: We believe in paying taxes to contribute to the community in East Africa and in the United States. We also respect regulations to keep businesses fair, protect laborers, and safe for the communities in which they operate.
The Local Community: We are proud of our products, we are proud of our hard work, and we are proud that our clients create a benefit around the world.
2 Rivers Creations, LLC is committed to ensuring the company supports healthier and more prosperous communities. It will donate 5% of its profits to organizations in the Rift Valley which share this vision.