Allpa, which means “earth” in Quechua, is devoted to promoting justice for the artisans and collaborators they work with. They are headquartered in Lima, Peru, and collaborate with about 700 skilled family groups that run their own workshops to produce unique and beautiful crafts. Allpa’s primary goal is to secure the livelihood of the artisans as a way of contributing to a better world. Their collaboration allows families to elevate their workshops to a new level, with sufficient capacity to expand and compete globally. Allpa is a registered member of the World Fair Trade Organization and has certifications related to social responsibility, ethical practices, and health and security practices in workshops.