Meet the amazing "Umoja" women

Each and every one of our jewelries is handmade by one of these women.
Here is a little bit of information about them:
 

Cissy Atuhilre

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Cissy grew up in Bujuko Village, Central Uganda.
Today she lives in Namuwongo Slum, Kampala
and she has been a part of the woman empowerment group for 2 years.
 

Biribawa Night

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Biribawa grew up in Gwase Village, Eastern Uganda.
Today she lives in Namuwongo Slum, Kampala
and she has been a part of the woman empowerment group for 2 years.
 

Jovia Natukunda

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Jovia grew up in Mbarara Village, Western Uganda.
Today she lives in Namuwongo Slum, Kampala.
She has been a part of the  woman empowerment group for 8 years 
and has two children studying in "little light". 
 

Janat Nabwami

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Janat grew up in Bulenga Village, Central Uganda.
Today she lives in Namuwongo Slum, Kampala.
She has been a part of the  woman empowerment group for 3 years
and has one child studying in "little light". 
 

Christin Basigare

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Christin grew up in Kisugu near Namuwongo, Kampala
and she still lives there up to these days.
She has been a part of the  woman empowerment group for 8 years 
and has two children studying in "little light". 
 

Grace Nambarirwa

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Grace grew up in Masaka Village, South Uganda.
Today she lives in Namuwongo Slum, Kampala.
She has been a part of the  woman empowerment group for 7 years
and has one child studying in "little light".
 

These african women work hard on every jewelry they create, with amazing passion and care. That is why we feel it is so important that you know who crafted your specific, special jewelry!

Every jewelry you buy comes with information about the woman who made it.