Bolga baskets are one of the most known products of Ghana. They are traditionally and ethically handwoven by men and mostly women in a town called Bolgatanga in Northern part of Ghana.
Every basket is unique with its own pattern. This basket can be used as plant basket, as well as a storage basket in your home.
"Basket for pads"
With purchasing any of the basket, you are contributing 5% to iHelp Africa's project 'One girl, one box'. More about this project:
The purpose of the “One girl, one box” project is to help provide teenage girls in deprived communities with sanitary pads in order to reduce absenteeism in schools. Access to pads means many of these young women will stay healthy and stay in school. Continuing their education ensures a brighter future for their whole family. Young women’s education is often the springboard for the entire family to break out of poverty. Our target is to constantly provide 2000 girls in rural schools with sanitary
pads, we currently have a data base of 615 girls we constantly provide pads to each
month in the Volta region of Ghana. In Ghana 95% of girls have reported missing
school due to menstruation. With many people experiencing financial hardship due
to the pandemic, we have ensured that our girls do not experience the impact of
Delivery time for all baskets is 1-4 business days, depending on your location.
Color: Natural, Indigo/Black
Material: Elephant Grass