Catherina Gomes

Founder and CEO,
700 Rivers

Catherina Gomes

Catherina Gomes is the founder and CEO of 700 Rivers. A chemical engineer turned social entreprenuer passionate about global women's empowerment, Cathy was inspired to create a company that employs and empowers Bangladeshi artisans that have overcome human trafficking with dignifed careers. 700 Rivers works with our artisans and trains them to make all-natural soaps and bath products, employs them with fair, living wages, and provides them a safe environment and dignified work.

700 Rivers Description: 700 Rivers creates high-quality soaps using 100% natural ingredients that are skin-friendly and eco-friendly. Each of our soaps are handcrafted by Bangladeshi artisans that have escaped human trafficking. We work with our artisans and train them to make 700 Rivers' all-natural soaps, employ them with fair, living wages, and provide them a safe environment with dignified work.