Jimani Collections Description:
This unique statement necklace represents a collaboration between three different artisan groups in Kenya. The olive wood and brass pieces are hand cut by two groups of male craftsmen in the Nairobi community, and the necklace is carefully assembled by our women in Kenya. The combination of olive wood, brass and glass beads with a delicate brass chain makes for a stunning, natural look that will add personality to any outfit.
This Necklace's Impact:
Each piece of jewelry is handmade by women in Kenya. By purchasing this necklace you are helping create jobs and educate the women that live in impoverished villages in Nairobi.
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Why we ♥ Jimani Collections
Jimani Collections seeks to create a sustainable solution to poverty. They work with some of the poorest in the world - women who have experienced a harsh reality that few in the US can imagine. They offer these women employment and education within product design and product creation by giving them a sustainable income and a safe workplace. By building a bridge between consumers and artisans in the developing world, they're able to promote equitable trade while alleviating widespread poverty.
Jimani provides women with vocational skills through their partnership with the J127 Foundation, an organization that funds and organizes training programs for women.