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Three Wishes African Recycled Note Card

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SKU: jkcard40

Availability: In Stock

Origin: Kenya

Size: 4" x 6", envelope included

Materials: Soda can aluminum, recycled wire, paper

Our Three Wishes note card from Kenya is crafted from handmade paper and recycled metal. Three hand painted stars are affixed to a thick card made from handcrafted paper.

These one-of-a-kind cards are made by at-risk teenagers in a Kenyan co-op dedicated to turning people's lives around through art and education. Each sale is of direct benefit to Africans in need.

Sold singly. Aluminum design will vary depending on recycled materials.

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Jarida Crafts is a social enterprise that creates hand made cards to customers and employees a variety of teenage individuals including drop-outs, young mothers, and street youth. 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 life.  They have introduced sports to keep teenagers from getting into trouble after hours, hold seminars about the dangers of unsafe sex and drugs, and have classes introducing a variety of other crafts to help form life long skills.