News

We're Transitioning to "Made-to-Order"

Since 2012, we've been running a marathon! To keep Jackets for Jasper alive and funding Nepali schoolchildren, we are transitioning to a "Made-to-Order" system.
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Partnering with IWEN to Fund Girls' Education in Nepal

With an established presence and proven success helping girls attend school, we decided that this year all jacket profits will go to IWEN's Empowerment Through Education program.
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Jackets for Jasper Video!

Please enjoy this beautiful 3-minute film that Wildland Media made about Jackets for Jasper.
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Spreading the Welcome

It's been one year since Canada started to welcome Syrian refugees. With this anniversary in the news all week, we wanted to share a nice short story from North Vancouver about kids and adults and J4J coming together to help a refugee in need.
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Rebuilding a Village, 36 New Homes and Counting...

One year after the earthquakes, we saw first-hand the utter destruction of Nepali villages. Using the last of your generous donations, we have been helping to rebuild Resmi's village of Khanigaun.
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J4J "HQ" - Behind the Scenes

We are a tiny, home-based company. Here's what J4J Headquarters looks like Behind-The-Scenes to get a jacket from Nepal to You!
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Who Made Your Jacket?

Meet the people who made your jackets, from start to finish!
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Back Up and Running!

In just 3 days, the J4J Community funded the 100% of the parts and labour that Rajan needed in order to keep his factory up and running! He's already got 5 people back to work full-time.
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Power to the People - "Crowdfunding-Style"...

Updated Feb 14: We Did It!!

Before Christmas, we shared a story about the lengthy fuel shortage in Nepal and how it has affected our manufacturing team. Now, we'd like to share with you the plan we've made with him to get him back up and running and we'd love for you to help!

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Our Jackets... ♫ What's Fuel Got to Do With It? ♬

Nepal is in the grip of a crippling fuel crisis. No matter when you purchase a jacket - before or after Christmas - you're helping 7 tailors earn fair wages to support their families during a time when work is more scarce than fuel.

And we have some new jackets in stock!

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