EMPOWERING WOMEN

Each Afari product sold directly benefits the women harvesting the plants in rural Limpopo, South Africa.
As an Afari customer, you keep this circle of upliftment flowing.

Meet the Harvesters

Maria Malepane

Role: Lab supervisor

What do you love about your job?
I love that I make sure that we make good product so that we can help more people heal.

Hopes for her 2 children:
I hope for the best future for my children, I want them to be doctors or nurses.

Florah Makobela

Role: Soap maker

What do you love about your job?
I like this job as I have learnt a new skill.

Hopes for her 1 child:
I hope that my child has a better future and becomes a policeman or doctor.

Violet Marakalala

Role: Sifting & sorting product

What do you love about your job?
I have learned a new skill and I continue to learn.

Hopes for her 4 children:
I hope my children can have better jobs and become doctors, policemen and teachers so that they can help me when I am a pensioner.

Beauty Popela

Job: Reception & sales

What do you love about your job?
I like selling as I want to add value.

Hopes for her 3 children:
I hope they can have a better education than me and a better future.

Pascaline Mashabela

Job: Sifting & sorting product

What do you love about your job?
I can produce 20kg per day and I can do even more to make my goals.

Hopes for her 6 children:
I hope they can pass matric and go to university.

Anna Kobola

Job: Cleaner

What do you love about your job? 
Organising and making things tidy.

Hopes for her 2 children:
I hope that my children have a better future and a better education so that they can be nurses or doctors.