A Christmas greeting from our Founder/Executive Director, Becky Chinchen… Merry Christmas from Amani ya Juu, Refugees, earthquakes, terrorist attacks, floods, droughts, war, poverty… this beautiful world of ours is a hurting place. Whether we are serving in the midst of these painful circumstances or are contemplating our involvement from the far away comforts of … More A Letter from our Founder
10 Christmas gift ideas for kids that help countless kids in Africa. Amani ya Juu ladies financially support an average of 5 children. When you give a gift from amaniafrica.org, you’re giving twice! From dolls & quilts to elephants & tees, the Amani women carefully stitch each children’s product by hand. Check out our gifts for kids here. Shop more gifts for kids at … More 10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids
Christmas greetings in the name of Christ! As preparations for Christmas day heighten, the halls of Amani ya Juu centers are filled with sounds of women laughing, heartfelt prayers, songs of praise, and the gentle hum of sewing machines. This year, Amani women have trusted God through both immeasurable blessings and incredible pain. Through it … More Christmas Greetings from Becky Chinchen
It’s the time of year to pull the scarves and knit sweaters out of the closer and enjoy the crispness of the fall air outside. At Amani ya Juu, we are not only celebrating the change in season but celebrating October as Fair Trade Month. The term “Fair Trade” means trade in which fair prices are paid … More 10 Ways to Celebrate Fall with Amani!
If you still haven’t found a gift for your special Valentine this year, maybe one of these amazing fair trade items is just the thing you’re looking for! 1. Mama Ganache’s Classic Red Velvet Box provides 24 pieces of either a classic assortment of creme filled hearts and caramels or a special vegan assortment. Your valentine will … More Fair Trade Valentine’s Day Gift Guide