Ergonomic benches for Mexican backstrap weavers

 
$1,330
$5,670
Raised
Remaining

Ergonomic benches for Mexican backstrap weavers

Ergonomic benches for Mexican backstrap weavers

Weaver rocking the bench in Cajola, Guatemala

Weaver rocking the bench in Cajola, Guatemala
Photo from Progress Report 'Promising connections made in Chiapas'

Doña Maria, weaving with eyes close to her work

Doña Maria, weaving with eyes close to her work
Photo from Progress Report 'A visit to Santa Catarina Palopó'

Doña Maria with daughters Estela (L) and Elena (R)

Doña Maria with daughters Estela (L) and Elena (R)
Photo from Progress Report 'A visit to Santa Catarina Palopó'

Estela on the ergonomic bench, weaving

Estela on the ergonomic bench, weaving
Photo from Progress Report 'A visit to Santa Catarina Palopó'

This photo shows how the women are taught to fit the bench to th

This photo shows how the women are taught to fit the bench to th
Photo from Progress Report '(1) Update on educational DVD; (2) User Centered Design Award'
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Thanks to 28 donors like you, a total of $1,330 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Synergo Arts

Tucson, AZ, United States
http://www.synergoarts.org

Project Leader

Karen Piegorsch

President
Tucson, AZ United States

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