This kippah was handmade in South Africa by Ikamva Labantu using distinctive South African fabric in traditional colors and lined with sturdy cotton. They come in assorted patterns; please allow us to choose one for you.
This item is included in Global Good Partners: A Tikkun Olam Story in the Cooper Shop at The Jewish Museum.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 rights projects in their communities. With every purchase from Global Goods Partners: A Tikkun Olam Story, you can practice Tikkun Olam and help support women around the world, as well as The Jewish Museum.