Global Mamas was Founded in 2003, the Global Mamas community is comprised of thousands of people from around the world working together with the mission of creating prosperity for African women and their families. Their Mamas define prosperity as going beyond financial well-being to include happiness and good health. They achieve prosperity by creating and selling unique, handcrafted products of the highest quality. Being able to do the work they love and being empowered by financial independence leads to greater happiness. their Mamas realize their dreams of having the opportunity to support their families, send their children to school, improve their health, and save for the future.
Their Global Community is made up of their Mamas who produce beautiful products using traditional methods; their employees who manage production, ensuring high quality and delivering personal customer service; their international volunteers and interns who contribute their time and talents to further the development of their Mamas’ expertise; their donors who support the expansion of our programs leading to more jobs, and customers who make everything we do possible by purchasing our products.
Global Mamas products are full of life and love. Each item is hand-crafted using traditional techniques, maintaining local artisanal skills such as batiking, bead-making and Shea butter production. Global Mamas products are unique and high-quality, tended to with care through a meticulous quality control process and by a dedicated customer service team. Their products include:
- Hand Batiked Textiles: Apparel for Kids and Adults, Accessories, Home Décor
- Recycled Glass Beads: Jewelry, Home Décor, Ornaments
- Shea Butter: Shea Butter Lotion, Shea Butter Soap, Black Soap, Bulk Shea
- Recycled Plastic (Trashy): Accessories
You can read more about their organization and find more of their products on their website: http://www.globalmamas.org