The Human Thread

About Us

Inspired by Catholic Social Teaching, The Human Thread seeks to foster Catholics’ awareness that promotes solidarity between consumers of clothing and the people who produce them in order to create a more just economy and sustainable communities.

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Recently, the average hourly wage for garment workers:

Bangladesh

$0.24

Cambodia

$0.45

Pakistan

$0.52

Vietnam

$0.53

China

$1.26

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St. Vincent Pledge

we pledge to:

Pray in order to create sustainable communities through a more just economy. Learn about and educate others on the real consequencesof globalized supply chains. Assess how we are able to confront the ’globalization of indifference” in the clothing industry. Act to change our choices and behaviors as consumers in the global economy. Advocate for Catholic principles, priorities, and values concerning the wages and working conditions of the people who make our clothing.range of abuses connected to the sourcing of clothing.

Recent Pledges

Jesuit Refugee Service

Vatican City

Response-Ability

Washington, DC

Beatrice Warren

St. Louis, MO

Student Action Organization

Philippines

Sean DiAmato

Flint, MI

758,145

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