The Origin Blog

Meet Jean Yves - 'The Soap Man'

Meet Jean Yves - 'The Soap Man'
In the first of our new monthly series, we're meeting the people behind the projects Origin supports. This month, find out how the garments your purchased helped to fund Jean Yves' dream to make sustainable, zero-waste soap in Bamako, Mali...

Sustainable Soap in the Sahel

Sustainable Soap in the Sahel
Finding projects to support in Mali was an important step for Origin - and our latest trip to capital city Bamako unearthed an entrepreneur with an incredible drive to create sustainably sourced soap, as well as providing jobs! Read more about Jean-Yves and his amazing project...