Artist Rendition of the Fair Trade Zone Batiked Fabric Ready for Seamstress Orders Batiker Mary Batiking Area at Fair Trade Zone

Women in Progress dba Global Mamas

Org #9747
Vetted since 2011
year founded
raised on GlobalGiving
years fundraising
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars


The mission of Global Mamas is to create a life of prosperity for African women and their families. We define prosperity as financial well-being, good health, and happiness. We achieve prosperity by creating and selling handmade products of the highest quality.

Project Leaders
Tekia Thompson
Tekia Thompson
Renae L Adam, Kristin E Doherty
Organization Information
PO Box 18323
Minneapolis, MN 55418
United States
Organization Information
PO Box 18323
Minneapolis, MN 55418
United States

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Mar 18, 2022
Welcome to the Fair Trade Zone!
After a decade of planning, development, fundraising, and construction along with the help from our support network, we have officially made the Fair Trade Zone (FTZ) our new home thus providing an...
Apr 24, 2013
Busy At Work
Dear Global Mamas Supporters, We are delighted to report that the past few months have been very successful for our Ashaiman Mamas. The products produced in Ashaiman are Spring weather apparel and...
Jan 24, 2013
The Big Move
Dear Global Mamas Supporters, We are so thrilled to announce that since our last update we have been awarded a grant through the French Embassy in Ghana. Thanks to the grant, combined with your...
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