Gold Snail

GOLD SNAIL
Beijing, China

Gold Snail is an NGO founded by Quanbao Yu in 2011. Quanbo majored in Education for Special Needs and worked as a teacher for young autistic individuals ages 9 to 16. Through interaction with autistic students, he noticed that this group of people is not well supported by society after they leave school. To address this problem, Quanbo started Gold Snail. Gold Snail has been providing professional services to autistic individuals their families since 2011. Their services include providing art skill training, day care, overnight accommodations, self-care training and employment training, stress relief services, parent education and family pension benefits education. In addition, they also provide recreational and sports activities to ensure holistic support. Gold Snail's ultimate goal is to help this group to integrate into the community like everyone else, improve their current living conditions, create a suitable service system, free the parents from worries and improve the life quality of them and their family.



COLLABORATION WITH KERU


This is the first time Keru will collaborate with Gold Snail. We look forward to our collaboration together!
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GOLD SNAIL
Beijing, China

YAKMA Handmade Natural Cosmetic Company creates opportunities for disadvantaged Tibetan village woman. The purpose of the social enterprise is to empower Tibetan women and improve their self-confidence, skills, employment prospects and quality of life. Yakma’s primary production site is located in Dechen Village, Huarui Tibetan Autonomous County, Gansu Province. The region is known for its white yaks, most of which are owned by local Tibetan nomads. Yakma aims to produce healthy, non-toxic natural soaps and other cosmetics. Their products contain no harmful ingredients and are biodegradable. Where possible, all ingredients are sourced from farmers and small businesses.  All products are tested on humans; none are tested on animals.



COLLABORATION WITH KERU


Yakma is a new partner this year. We are very excited about the positive social impact that our new partnership will bring!