This dreidel was handmade out of wire and beads by women artisans in South Africa through Global Goods Partners, who partners with woman around the globe to generate income in under-developed communities. Each piece is created under fair trade and sustainable conditions with profits from sales helping the women increase their access to employment, healthcare, and education.
Global Goods Partners (GGP) is a New York City-based, not-for-profit organization grounded in the Jewish tradition of Tikkun Olam – a Hebrew phrase that means “repairing the world.” GGP founders Catherine Shimony and Joan Shifrin work with women around the globe in marginalized regions to develop income-generating craft initiatives. The proceeds from sales of GGP products go back to the women, empowering them to fund education, health, food security and social justice issues in their communities.
3" x 1-1/2" x 1-1/2"