Life would have been much tougher if it wasn’t for my education. If I hadn’t have gone to college, I wouldn’t be where I am now. I didn’t go to school initially when I was young because I contracted polio when I was four-years-old. It affected my legs and I went backwards from walking to crawling. I stayed at home for five years as I couldn’t walk at all. It was hard being in the house – I had to be carried if I wanted to go anywhere far and it wasn’t easy to play with friends. It stopped me from growing and being myself...
You can read the rest of Aisha's story and how Neema Crafts has made a difference to her life here.
Girls shorts made with our exclusive hand screen printed design. Made with 100% cotton and featuring an elasticated waist with a bow at the front.
Please be aware that because of the handmade nature of the product the colours may vary slightly from the image shown.
All our items are hand made by people with disabilities in Tanzania and all profit goes back to supporting them. You can read their stories at www.neemacrafts.com.