EMPOWERING WOMEN

This basket is all about empowering women to rise from poverty, raise their voices, and impact their communities. It is worth nearly $200. Every item was donated by companies and friends who believe in what Reeds of Hope is doing. That means every bit of your $10 donation goes directly to making a difference for women and children in Congo. Learn more about our work with vulnerable mothers in Kinshasa here

Five incredible women- providing for their families, loving their neighbors, and adding a little more beauty to the world. So many amazing items to choose from- bags, purses, aprons, and jewelry. Enjoy spending $50 from this inspiring organization! 

HIV is on the rise in Uganda. Social and biological factors put women at a higher risk for the infection. Through artisan work, single mothers are able to pay for hospital bills and bring themselves back to health. Special thanks to Melanie for donating this beautiful bracelet! More amazing products that empower women can be found at Trades of Hope! 

HIV is on the rise in Uganda. Social and biological factors put women at a higher risk for the infection. Through artisan work, single mothers are able to pay for hospital bills and bring themselves back to health. Special thanks to Melanie for donating this beautiful bracelet! More amazing products that empower women can be found at Trades of Hope! 

The Ruby Wristlet is handmade from grass by women in Uganda. It is large enough to hold your phone, keys, and more. 8" x 5". Special thanks to Julie at Cobalt Collective for supporting Reeds of Hope! Check out their shop for more beautiful gifts that make a difference! 

The Ruby Wristlet is handmade from grass by women in Uganda. It is large enough to hold your phone, keys, and more. 8" x 5". Special thanks to Julie at Cobalt Collective for supporting Reeds of Hope! Check out their shop for more beautiful gifts that make a difference! 

This sparrow ornament was handmade in Rwanda by HIV+ women in Kigali as a way to help them escape prostitution. It features African market fabric and beading.  

This sparrow ornament was handmade in Rwanda by HIV+ women in Kigali as a way to help them escape prostitution. It features African market fabric and beading.

 

Simply stunning handmade 12" basket. This gorgeous piece was crafted by women in Rwanda using raffia and sweetgrass. It would be a perfect display piece, or to use for holding fruit or other objects. 

Simply stunning handmade 12" basket. This gorgeous piece was crafted by women in Rwanda using raffia and sweetgrass. It would be a perfect display piece, or to use for holding fruit or other objects. 

 Mixed media textiles are used in these unique handmade Christmas cards. Handmade in Tanzania. The set includes 5 cellophane wrapped cards with envelopes.  

 Mixed media textiles are used in these unique handmade Christmas cards. Handmade in Tanzania. The set includes 5 cellophane wrapped cards with envelopes.

 

Hands down one of the favorite books of all the Reeds of Hope volunteer staff. Prepare to have your heart broken and then uplifted by the stories of inspiring women around the world. We especially love how the authors share opportunities to partner with these sisters across the globe! 

Hands down one of the favorite books of all the Reeds of Hope volunteer staff. Prepare to have your heart broken and then uplifted by the stories of inspiring women around the world. We especially love how the authors share opportunities to partner with these sisters across the globe! 


Raffle tickets cost $10 each and may be purchased via credit card, paypal, or personal check. (email hollydoden at gmail dot com to send a check) The raffle will close on Monday, December 7th at 11:59 pm PST. A winner will be randomly selected and announced immediately following.  Good luck and thank you for your support! 

If you'd prefer to use Paypal, use the button below. Each ticket is $10. Please tell us which raffle you'd like to enter in the "Add Notes to the Seller" section at checkout or send an email to hollydoden at gmail dot com.

Don't forget, if you buy 5, you get one free. So you’ll be given six entries in the basket/baskets of your choice. You may split tickets between baskets, just let us know!

 
 

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