The Love Is Project, which creates handmade bracelets reminding people to love others, appeared on
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- Entrepreneur: Chrissie and Gladys Lam
- Business: Handmade bracelets
- Ask: $250,000 for 5% equity
- Result: No Deal
- Shark: None
The Love Is Project appeared on Shark Tank Season 12 Episode 10 and is a company that provides jobs for women in third world countries making handmade bracelets reminding people to love their neighbor. Chrissie and her mom Gladys have been working together on the project ever since Chrissie spent some time in Kenya and wanted to find a way to help the women she met and spread their message of love with others.
Despite managing to amass over $4 million in lifetime sales, the companies $25 customer acquisition cost was a big barrier for a lot of the sharks. Further, the project had lost $80,000 over the last 12 months and owes around $500,000 in small business loans. While applauding its message, some of the sharks felt that the Love Is Project was being run more like a charity and less like a business. While a few promised to support the mission, none were willing to invest in the project.
Even though the Love Is Project left
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