Mini Rodini 4 Elephants is a collection made from better materials such as GOTS-certified organic cotton and recycled polyester. Mini Rodini is donating 20% of the price of each garment from the collection to Wildhood Foundation to support the Akashinga project – educating female wildlife warriors – to protect the wildlife and the elephants in one of Africa’s most critical ecosystems.
AKASHINGA,THE BRAVE ONES
Akashinga, meaning the brave ones, is the worlds first armed, all-female anti-poaching unit. The community-driven conservation model is opened exclusively to unemployed mothers, abandoned wives, survivors of sexual and physical abuse, widows and orphans, empowering them to make a living, while protecting large networks of wilderness areas.The money raised by Mini Rodini 4 Elephants will go to support the Akashinga project.
Akashinga ranger Primrose Mazuru 23 years together with her daughter Locadiah 3 years. Primrose has worked as a ranger for 2 years.
CASSANDRAS OWN WORDS ABOUT MINI RODINI 4 ELEPHANTS
Cassandra Rhodin, Founder and Creative Director spent part of 2018 drawing and designing the Mini Rodini 4 Elephants collection and in May she went to visit the Akashinga camp in Zimbabwe, the world’s first armed, all-female anti-poaching unit.Read full story
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