Xitsungo Tote Bag
The Xitsungo tote bag's capulana pattern was chosen through a poll in the markets of Maputo (Mozambique's capital). "Xitsungo" means "community" in Changana. The totes are handmade from traditional capulana wax-print cotton fabric with muslin lining.
- Measurements: approximately 15" x 15"
- Color: teal and orange
*Please note that all pieces are handcrafted with love! This means that there may be slight differences in color and design, which makes each item one-of-a-kind!
The cause this purchase supports: A clean water program, nutritional counseling and support for HIV positive mothers, development of community gardens, a sewing collective allowing women to earn a living, courses to women on managing finances, healthcare, entrepreneurship, and other job skills training, and funds a girls school with over 100 young girls attending who get free uniforms, transportation, books, and supplies. The school hopes to double enrollment. All taking place in Mozambique.