Amani http://wutc.org en Chattanooga Photojournalist Gardner Will Document Kenyan Refugees http://wutc.org/post/chattanooga-photojournalist-gardner-will-document-kenyan-refugees <p></p><p></p><p>Molly Gardner plans to fly to Nairobi, Kenya this summer to meet women who create goods for the fair-trade nonprofit <a href="http://www.amaniafrica.org/">Amani ya Juu,</a> which helps refugee women earn a living by creating clothing and other goods.</p><p>Gardner, a Chattanooga photographer and artist, works as the event coordinator for the <a href="http://www.amaniafrica.org/chattanooga-our-story">Amani distribution center here in Chattanooga.</a></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 17:31:10 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 35113 at http://wutc.org Chattanooga Photojournalist Gardner Will Document Kenyan Refugees Handmade Goods That Help African Refugees: Amani Chattanooga Distributes Fair-Trade Items http://wutc.org/post/handmade-goods-help-african-refugees-amani-chattanooga-distributes-fair-trade-items <p>Women affected by war and other hardships in Africa create handmade goods as part of <a href="http://www.amaniafrica.org/">Amani Ya Juu’s</a> economic development program.&nbsp; Amani is an international, fair-trade network with five locations in Africa, as well as one in Washington, D.C. and a <a href="http://www.amaniafrica.org/chattanooga-our-story">distribution center in Chattanooga</a>.</p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 17:04:15 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 30750 at http://wutc.org Handmade Goods That Help African Refugees: Amani Chattanooga Distributes Fair-Trade Items