Lavender in Lavender Hill is a community empowerment company founded by Marcelle du Plessis. They produce high quality, all-natural ingredient lavender body, home, and food products. The aim is to empower the Lavender Hill community. The organization supports job creation and entrepreneurial development. Lavender in Lavender Hill works with underprivileged product producers, small enterprises, entrepreneurs, and partners in the area. Lavender education and skills training sessions held with Lavender Hill community members enrich the community. The project helps to create business opportunities for people who want to take their financial situation into their own hands. Lavender Ambassadors receive training, mentorship, and start-up assistance with developing their own business and selling the Lavender in Lavender Hill products. The beauty of the Lavender in Lavender Hill products is that they are of exceptionally high quality with incredible healing benefits. Yet, they have a social story behind them, offering customers two super reasons to purchase.


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