Candle enterprise born out of the COVID-19 pandemic — now, an area lady is working with a charity to offer again to others
Nancy Meguerditchian, the creator of LUMIERE de la mer, mentioned the enterprise began as she and her youngsters had been trying to go the time in the course of the quarantine.
“We had been considering of various issues,” Meguerditchian mentioned. “We went on YouTube and we began watching movies on learn how to make candles and I believed, ‘This could be enjoyable!'”
The household then ordered candle merchandise on-line and what began off as a pastime shortly grew into one thing extra significant.
Meguerditchian teamed up with Freedom Loving Youth to fundraise, to offer again to others and to attach along with her roots. The nonprofit organization helps troopers and households impacted by poverty, sickness and injustice worldwide.
“I used to be capable of see the work that [Freedom Loving Youth was] doing on floor zero in Armenia and the help that they had been offering to fallen troopers, their households and the youngsters that had been displaced,” Meguerditchian mentioned.
“We wished to do one thing particular for everybody,” she added. “Once you gentle a candle, it brings a way of peace and luxury. What higher approach to do this than with one thing that’s impressed by our homeland?”
You should purchase or try LUMIERE de la mer’s candles via Instagram, Fb or Venmo. It’s a minimal donation of $50 for a candle and 100% of proceeds go to giving humanitarian help via Freedom Loving Youth.