The Beginnings of an Idea


One of our first meetings at the Bagram Air Base Bazaar with Jawid who sells beautiful Indian Cashmere and Pashmina scarfs!


Bagram Bazaar

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Give a holiday gift, change a life!

Brrrrr! It's getting cold, and the holidays are quickly descending upon us! Keep us in mind if you are looking to give a stunning gift that also empowers an Afghani woman with a job that could not exist without your help.

In good news, our new scarf inventory should be posted to our new website within one week, and we will be featuring shipping specials with the grand release of our new-and-improved website! "Like" us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for the latest and greatest.

As always, we thank you for your support. With you, we are able to help hundreds of women in Afghanistan, Kenya, and Haiti. 

Peace Trade

We are proud to announce the launch of our new veteran led "Social Venture Capital" business. The focus of this venture is aimed towards groups who are stability focused and are looking for assistance in getting involved in "Peace Capitalism." The Peace Trade logo is symbolism that the product you choose to buy is helping create stability in war-torn or poverty stricken regions around the globe. To learn more check out the site by clicking HERE

Empowerment

At Flying Scarfs we use the term Empowerment as our rallying cry. We have seen the effects of using it as a tool to drive results in each of our endeavors. Whether we're in Afghanistan, Haiti, Kenya or back home in the US, empowerment is more than just a word we throw around...it's the future. Check out our latest piece at the Millennial Veteran Project by clicking HERE

Why Do Veterans Make Good Social Entrepreneurs?


Ever wonder what a social entrepreneur is or what they do? Or how about what makes a good one? Read Co-Founder Josh Carroll's article at the Millennial Veteran Project blog to find out. To read the article click HERE

Empowering Women

 

A huge THANK YOU goes out to ABC News for doing a great piece on our organization. If you would like to see the entire episode on Second Tour, click HERE

Flying Scarfs: A Story of Disruption in Afghanistan

Learn more about the Flying Scarfs story written by co-founder Jonathan Hudgins at the Millennial Veteran Project, a new blog where  Millennial Veterans are reshaping the policy debate. Click HERE