JOURNAL

Meet Our Members: Susan Warombo

Meet Our Members: Susan Warombo

This month, we want to spotlight Susan and all of the wonderful work and progress she has made throughout her life and the time that we have worked with her. Zawadisha hopes to continue working with change-making women like Susan and empower more women who strive to support their communities.

Why Buy Handmade?

Why Buy Handmade?

We can choose to shop in a more conscientious manner, by ensuring that even if we’re not buying local, we are buying handmade. This type of conscientious consumerism supports local economies around the globe and reduces waste and environmental harm. 
Meet The Maker | Amina Hassan

Meet The Maker | Amina Hassan

If you were to visit Kenya, you would find Amina weaving alongside the other members of the Neema Women's Group.When you shop at Zawadisha, women like Amina have a way to earn a living. Their traditional crafts are honored. And their micro-loans are funded.
Meet The Maker | Nina Bosch

Meet The Maker | Nina Bosch

Born and raised in a family of ceramic artists, Nina creates fine, porcelain jewellery. Drawing inspiration from geometric and organic shapes found in nature, she started her business with the desire of finding a way to merge surrounding together creatively.
Meet The Maker | Skermunkil

Meet The Maker | Skermunkil

Skermunkil is based in the beautiful Muizenberg Village on the southern coast of Cape Town. It is a wonderfully eccentric little town filled with creatives doing all sorts of things, from graphic design to blacksmithing, making wooden surfboards to pottery.