Yellow Leaf Hammocks is breaking the cycle of extreme poverty through sustainable job creation. Their artisan weavers and their families were previously trapped in extreme poverty and debt slavery. Now they are empowered to earn a stable, healthy income through dignified work (they call this a "prosperity wage"). This is the basis for a brighter future, built on a hand up, not a handout. How does it work? Train mothers to weave the world’s best hammocks. Spread good times and relaxation around the world. Break the cycle of poverty and build a brighter future.