Little Traveller Goodwill Pin
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Outlet! Was $9.95!
A real doll, this tiny ambassador of hope carries a message of friendship from South Africa.
Packed with personality, each is hand-beaded by women affected by HIV/AIDS to raise funds to fight the spiraling health crisis...in the KwaZulu-Natal province, where they live, over 40% of adults are infected.
"They may be small, but they have made a big difference to me and my family. I was dying when I started making them...and I had nothing to live for...I now have a house, my children are going to school and I have a reason to live." - Artist Thandi Chamane
- Joyce, Thandiwe, or Queeneth
- Signed by the artist
- Includes Little Traveller passport
- 2" L (5 cm)
- Handmade in and fairly traded from South Africa
Created to help women worldwide gain economic security for themselves and their families by earning fair wages for their handiwork, Global Girlfriend sources women-made, fair-trade imported, eco-friendly products. By supporting long-term partnerships with the artisans, it fosters equal employment opportunities, healthy and safe working conditions, technical assistance, and development strategies to help reduce poverty, one community at a time. Become a "Global Girlfriend" and help build a brighter future for girlfriends around the globe!
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June 16, 2013 - Bought if for a friend who travels lots. Great idea. Looks so cute.
September 1, 2012 - I got "Joyce" as she coordinates well with some folk art pieces I have. Very, very cute!