Pekerti Nusantara works to supplement the income of subsistence farmers and rural people through the development and sale of traditional crafts.
Community Development Bethesda (CD Bethesda) is an outreach unit of Bethesda Hospital, the oldest hospital in Yogyakarta. The handicraft production unit was founded in 1988 to improve living conditions in the community and to raise funds for health care programs.
APIKRI, an independent association of more than 200 artisan groups representing 2,000 artisans, began in response to an increase in the number of unemployed in central Java, where technology replaced large numbers of agricultural jobs and growing urbanization had eaten up farm land.
Yayasan Mitra Bali is an artisan cooperative formed to help independent craftspeople find new markets outside of Bali.
Lombok Pottery Center started as the Lombok Craft Project in 1988 working with potters to improve the standard of living for them and for their families.