IMPACT REPORT 2014 Year in review

Can a set of sheets
change the world?

In just one year, we’ve already proven that it can. By bringing economic opportunity and business to people in places of extreme need, we’ve created luxury goods that provide hope for thousands.

The Boll & Branch Difference

Organic cotton

  • No use of GMO seeds.
  • Pesticide-free farming safer for farmers and the environment.
  • All-natural, super-soft 100% organic cotton.

Fair Trade Supply Chain

  • Fair prices paid for cotton.
  • Better wages and benefits for factory workers.
  • No child labor, ever.

Factory-direct pricing

Luxury products at prices 50-75% less than traditional retail.

100% ORGANIC

Our global impact begins with

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228,577
Lbs. of Organic cotton for all Boll & Branch products sold in 2014

This consumes 100% of
the cotton grown on

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116 Farms in India

MAP

…which continues to support

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928 Farmers and their families

  • Fair Trade-established prices paid for cotton means 15-20% higher pay for farmers. Without incurring the expensive cost of chemicals, farmer-earnings can be significantly higher.
  • Farming cooperatives invest the premiums paid for cotton into education programs and community development in their villages.
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250
Mill Workers treated well and paid fairly.

  • Workers receive fair wages and receive medical insurance for all members of their families, including their parents.
  • Workers are provided with hot meals as well as transportation to and from work, and work only 8-hour days.
  • Factory conditions are certified as safe and sanitary by GOTS and Fair Trade.
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9,388
Rescued victims of human trafficking.

Through our partnership with Not For Sale, each product Boll & Branch sells provides a rescued victim of human trafficking with a day and night of shelter, food, education and hope.

NOT FOR SALE

10,566
People supported Globally

928 Farmers

250 Mill Workers

9,388 Human Trafficking Victims