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Recycled Glass and Raffia African Spirit Mama Ornament

Recycled Glass and Raffia African Spirit Mama Ornament

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This African Spirit ornament is a 5 inch good luck charm and includes a tag explaining that raffia (the Spirit's hair) is still used today in many traditional African ceremonies to ask for blessings and good fortune. Please allow for variances in color as each of these ornaments are unique.

 

Global Mamas creates hand-crafted accessories, apparel, decor, and skin care items using traditional techniques, maintaining local artisanal skills. Each product is full of life and love, and is crafted with the utmost quality. The producers in the Global Mamas network have worked together for over a decade in Ghana, West Africa developing products that resonate with consumers all over the world, and in-turn have created prosperity for themselves and their families.

RPCV Kristin Johnson and her counterpart in Ghana RPCV Renae Adam started Global Mamas in 2003 as a way to continue working with women in Ghana.  They were the recipients of the Sargent Shriver Award for Distinguished Humanitarian Service from the National Peace Corps Association in 2014.