Wholesale Fair Trade African Gifts & Decor

Conscientiously Crafted African Note Cards: Peace Doves

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SKU: jkcard20

Availability: In Stock

Origin: Kenya

Size: 4" x 6", envelope included

Materials: paper, recycled aluminum

These unique African note cards are hand crafted from previously used materials. A lovely way to share the joy of the holidays while supporting a worthwhile cause--the employment of at-risk teens and young mothers.

Sold singly. Colors will vary slightly due to the recycled materials.

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Jarida Crafts is a social enterprise that employs a variety of teenage individuals, including drop-outs, young mothers, and street youth, to create handcrafted recycled note cards. While their circumstances might vary they all have one thing in common: creativity and their desire to share their art with others.

 
Not only does Jarida Crafts employee an at risk demographic, but takes it one step farther by offering classes to help shape their lives. Jarida has introduced sports to keep teenagers from getting into trouble after hours, held seminars about the dangers of unsafe sex and drugs, and taught classes to introduce a variety of other crafts to help participants gain life-long skills.