Pilgrimage to Egypt
Commemorate the Pilgrimage to Egypt. Mother Care Handcrafts hand crafts each nativity from banana fibers, burlap, and distinctive African fabric. Utilizing centuries-old traditions, such as carving and basket weaving, this artisan group provides work opportunities for disadvantaged Kenyan families, enabling artisans to feed and clothe their families. Set includes a box made of burlap and banana fibers for storage. Nativity measures 5.25-by-1.5-by-5.75 inches. Box measures 6-by-2-by-6.5 inches.
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About this Artisan
Mother Care Handcrafts
Mother Care Handcrafts helps more than 400 disadvantaged artisans earn a fair wage by using their skills in the centuries-old traditions of carving, jewelry making, and basket making. Among the artisans are numerous women who have been rescued from prostitution thanks to the jobs Mother Care can offer. Sales provide guild artisans a way to feed and clothe their families, as well as affording them a chance to hear the offer of eternal life.