Founder: Rahama Wright
Established in 2005, Shea Yeleen International, Inc. is a social enterprise dedicated to empowering women in West Africa and the United States through the production, sale and use of shea butter products. A unique blend of grassroots organizing and business development, Shea Yeleen is a company that specializes in manufacturing high quality, organic, fair trade skin care products and utilizing a sales strategy that incorporates women’s’ micro enterprise development.
Ultimately, our beneficiaries are the women producers who will receive a fair price, small business start-ups and our consumers who will have access to a guaranteed high-quality product that meets their health, cosmetic and personal beauty needs. We care about the global community. We believe that business has an equal responsibility to make profits while benefiting and making change in the communities in which we do business. Our business model incorporates grassroots community development that produces high quality shea butter skincare products for the consumer market.