These beautiful ornaments are handmade by women living in a red zone - the most dangerous in the city. Maya legend says worry dolls can share your worries and carry them away. Artisans fashion the worry dolls of handwoven Maya tipico fabric and make the wings from recycled cans to clean up the neighborhood. This cooperative supports a medical clinic and pre-school among their community efforts.
Your purchase helps combat global poverty and gives hope to these artisans.