Woven Grass Hand Rattle Instrument - The National Peace Corps Association

Woven Grass Hand Rattle Instrument

  • $19.95
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This hand woven African grass rattle is filled with seeds. Measures 9 inches by 3 inches.

There are more than 130 Volunteers in Cameroon working with their communities on projects in agriculture, education, and health. This instrument is made for Jamtown a fair trade company with a vision of people in North America creating music with friends and family. Their instruments are special, authentic, and beautifully crafted. Each is handmade ~ from countries all over the world. Artisans utilize ancient knowledge and natural, sustainable materials like bamboo, gourds, and seeds.  As a member of the Fair Trade Federation they work with small producer groups from developing countries and provide important support to low-income families through fair wages and other valuable assistance.