Recycled Purses from Salvacion GarBAGs

Want to spread some love this Valentine’s Day? Consider supporting the women of Salvacion GarBAGS, a small livelihood project started by 13 mothers in a small fishing community within the Philippines.

Salvacion GarBAGs offers a line of adorable products including purses, reusable grocery bags and slippers from recycled materials. 100 percent of the profits go to the women who design and create the bags, and are used to support their families, fund the neighborhood preschool, and sponsor community programs.

The women of Salvacion GarBAGs are hoping to expand their business and upgrade supplies to improve their working conditions. View their business goals and wish list here. By donating and toting a Garbags product, you are directly helping poor Filipino families and you are helping to combat a growing solid waste management problem in the Philippines.

Help the women, by clicking here.

View their products by clicking here.



Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W.3 years ago


Duane B.
.3 years ago

Thank you for sharing.

Kamryn M.
Kay M.4 years ago


Donna Hamilton
Donna Hamilton4 years ago

Thanks for posting.

richa blue akasha
Raiin Blue4 years ago

very cool idea! ..thanks for sharing :)

C.M Padget
Carolyn Padget4 years ago

Darn, I thought it was going to tell how to make them.

Peter S.
Peter S.4 years ago


Eternal Gardener
Eternal Gardener4 years ago

COOL & STYLISH, always love this!

Peter S.
Peter S.4 years ago

15 days left to donate!

Brenda Towers
Brenda Towers4 years ago

Thanks for the article. They are most attractive.