For those who want to start their Christmas shopping

why not some bath & body stuff from Thistle Farms?

Welcome to Magdalene/Thistle Farms. We are glad you’ve come to visit.

Founded in 1997 by Becca Stevens, an Episcopal priest on Vanderbilt’s campus, Magdalene is a residential program for women who have survived lives of prostitution, trafficking, addiction and life on the streets. Thistle Farms is our social enterprise.

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