From Belo

From Belo has been awarded the Eco-Age Brandmark in recognition of combatting waste through salvaging and repurposing materials, empowering artisans through nurturing and partnering with local community charity, Casa de Maria, to donate meals with every sale.

From Belo stands true to its ethos of “Feeding Goodness into the World”. Every purchase has the power to change lives, while also being kind to the environment.

Taking materials such as seatbelts once destined for landfill, From Belo crafts bags from waste and helps a vulnerable community in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, by providing jobs and food for the hungry – all from these true bags for life.


From Belo works with a talented team of artisans and a small co-operative of 24 amazing workers who are escaping poverty by crafting award-winning handbags.They are all respected, appreciated and paid fairly to be able to provide a comfortable and dignified life for their families.

Every product purchased donates meals to the homeless and in need in the same community in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, where its team are from, via From Belo’s partner charity Casa de Maria. From Belo aims to work with Casa de Maria to help break the circle of poverty by providing meals, a place to wash, education and emotional support to pursue a better life.

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