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4 Causes of Human Trafficking

What causes human trafficking? Human trafficking varies from country to country, but it usually preys on vulnerable situations. People in vulnerable and precarious situations are looking for a way out and in their desperation can fall prey to human traffickers. We see these in multiple different circumstances. The following four scenarios are examples of the […]

Cambodia: 10 Facts About Our Mission Field

Cambodia is a beautiful country. We have been blessed to be a part of it and to get to know the community within it, full of wonderful people. As a part of this ministry, we thought you would like to know a little more about the country itself. So, here are 10 important facts about Cambodia- to allow […]

Paving the way for The Imprint Project in 2015

Since CGI first began in 2008, our byTavi project has been at the core of our ministry’s mission. It’s one tangible way we’re able to empower the poor, protect the vulnerable and share the Gospel with at-risk women in Cambodia. It is because of people like you who have supported byTavi through volunteer efforts and/or product purchase that over […]

The Imprint Project: The Experience of Growth

What’s one word that you would use to describe the women in the Imprint Project? “I would use the word “growing” because I see them growing from a girl who is young, immature, and know nothing about the sewing skill and now they are mature and care about their future and family.” –Seiha, CGI Co-Director […]

Imagine. Then Act!

Imagine never feeling safe.  Imagine never having that place where you totally relax and feel completely secure.  For most of us, thankfully, this is merely a mental exercise.  But for many impoverished girls and women in Cambodia, it’s a daily reality. Last summer, my daughter and I had the opportunity to travel to Cambodia with […]

Imprint Project Kicks Off!

This week kicks off the Imprint Project! We are so excited about this new program, for so many reasons. The Imprint Project is new, but the concept is based off one of CGI’s original programs called CGI Daughters. In this program, formerly-trafficked and at-risk girls in Cambodia learned sewing skills and practical life skills while […]

Empower the Poor on Black Friday!

Black Friday? This week, it’s more like Black FIVEday! That’s right! byTavi is extra affordable this Black FIVEday as so many of our byTavi classics are only five dollars this week! (don’t live near teh byTavi store?  check out our Cyber Monday deals too!) And that’s not all.