• Heaven Hill Homestay

    Besisahar, Nepal
    Categories: homestay, hotel/guesthouse
    This rural homestay offers travelers a chance to experience Nepali life in a small village near . The homestay is deeply embedded with the community, and 10% of profits are funneled into community projects, as well as the Heaven Hill Academy.
  • Heaven Restaurant & Bar

    Kigali, Rwanda
    Categories: restaurant/cafe, artwork & crafts
    Heaven features international fusion cuisine and the restaurant invests energy in training and supporting Rwanda's tourism industry. The restaurant, though initiated and run by a foreigner employs local Rwandans the vast majority of work. Additionally, Rwandan craftspeople painstakingly produced everything in the restaurant, from the chairs and tables to the artwork on the walls. The restaurant offers wifi and local crafts so tourist passing through can sample fusion cuisine made from locally grown ingredients, buy local crafts, and take in the views of Kigali. The Heaven Restaurant & Bar is located in Kiyovu, three streets downhill from Mille Collines Hotel.
  • Hecho

    Oaxaca, Mexico
    Categories: clothing shop, artwork & crafts, souvenirs
    Hecho is a curated emporium of ethically made artisan works that marry contemporary design with traditional processes. The organization is based in Oaxaca, Mexico and has an online shop filled with beautiful, handmade pieces made by a small group of hand-selected artisans in Mexico and Guatemala.
  • Helping Hands

    Yangon, Myanmar
    Categories: souvenirs, artwork & crafts
    Helping Hands is a social business focused on restoring traditional Burmese teak furniture — a beautiful legacy in Myanmar. The business employs over 50 skilled artisans to work along side ex-street children, training them in the art and skill of furniture restoration. Together they bring old, unloved furniture back to life.
  • HiveSters

    Bangkok, Thailand
    Categories: tour operator, ecotourism
    HiveSters is a search engine for locally run tours in Thailand. Every tour works directly with local communities, social enterprises, and individuals and tourists are able to tap into the local community's knowledge while ensuring money flows directly to those sharing with you their time and skills.
  • Hla Day

    Yangon, Myanmar
    Categories: artwork & crafts, clothing shop
    Hla Day is a social enterprise operating in Yangon, Myanmar. The shop applies commercial strategies to maximize improvements in the lives of its producers. Working with Myanmar artisans, disadvantaged groups, and small local businesses, Hla Day designs, develops, and sells quality handmade products with a contemporary twist.
  • Hope Cafe Kolkata

    Kolkata, India
    Categories: restaurant/cafe
    The Hope Café in Kolkata is a café that provides training opportunities to underprivileged and vulnerable people in the community. The café runs in collaboration with NGO Hope Kolkata Foundation who works to provide services such as education, medical & health care, life skills training and shelter. The cafe also has an in-house boutique where you can purchase a range of fair trade handicrafts providing employment opportunities to the women that the Hope Kolkata Foundation supports.
  • Hotel Con Corazon

    Granada, Nicaragua
    Categories: hotel/guesthouse
    Hotel con Corazón is a boutique hotel in the center of Granada, Nicaragua. In addition to being a hotel, it is also a foundation which works with children to ensure they finish their education while stimulating the local economy.
  • Indigo Cat

    6 Fansipan Street, Sapa, Vietnam
    Categories: clothing shop
    Buying authentic handmade tribal textiles from local and remote indigenous women in the Sapa area, this boutique style retail environment is perfect for browsing without the pressure to buy. Head here for some of the best handpicked textiles in town owed by a knowledgable Hmong/French family.
  • Inle Heritage

    Inle Lake, Myanmar
    Categories: ecotourism, class/workshop, hotel/guesthouse, cooking class, restaurant/cafe
    Take a learning journey through this organization, which is committed to preserving the region's unique cultural heritage while offering interesting tourism experiences — proceeds contribute to the local community. With a boutique hotel, cooking classes, an award-winning restaurant, Inle Lake tours, and more, there's a range of ways to support this organization's work.