Robina Nalongo Textile Leader
The animated leader of Shanti’s textiles group, goes by many names that are often called joyously across the Shanti grounds; for example, Mama Picot, in reference to the daughter named for Shanti volunteer and textiles group trainer Picot Allen […]
Rose is, at 46 years, the reigning eldest member of Shanti’s vibrant textile group.
Always with a gentle smile, Babirye is a strong and quiet presence in the textiles team.
Daisy, 36 yrs, spends many afternoons a week in Shanti’s thatched hut, with her sewing machine whirring and her feet pumping; her dedication to the group evident.
Jesca, a member of Shanti’s textiles group, has the distinction of being born on Uganda’s Independence Day in 1969.
Prossy, 40 yrs, has recently transitioned from the beading to the textiles collective.
Agnes, 46 yrs, is a lovely presence at WIGG meetings, often with her hair wrapped up in a soft velvet headdress.
Rachael, who has recently transitioned from the beading to the textiles collective, is the mother of four vibrant girls, ranging in age from 26 to 10 years.