LES PETITES MAINS DES BAHAMAS – translated as “little hands of the Bahamas”, connoting fairy-like levels of dexterity. Despite the diminutive tone of the profession’s official appellation, its members are treated with great respect both within France and around the world.
Les Petites Mains des Bahamas training program at Eljhaiy's Hilltop Cottage Ministries, Nassau.
By working together to build a product, the women empower their communities - together.
When given access, training, and resources, artisans can thrive and inspire others. Often becoming agents of change in their own communities. This is the power of women's empowerment in action.