CAMPBELL DISCUSSES CACE WORK IN PERU ON THE RADIO CACE Executive Director Campbell Plowden had a chance to talk about our group's work on 4/28 on the program Local Live on WBLF in State College, PA with host Michelle McConnell. You can hear the whole interview at: https://soundcloud.com/user-560666542/center-for-amazon-community-ecology.
We appreciate that Michelle researched CACE really well ahead of time. She asked great questions about the ways we help artisans make and sell fair-trade crafts to benefit their families and communities and support forest conservation.
If you'd like to promote the work of your non-profit or interesting business in the State College area, We highly recommend that you contact Michelle to discuss being a guest on this show. You can check it live at 106.3 FM and 970 AM. Listen to recordings of other interviews on their Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/970BLF/.
Catalog of bird crafts made by artisans from the communities of the Marañon basin in Peru. You can see more in our online store: https://amazon-forest-store2.myshopify.com/
At the same time, if you are interested in buying any of these crafts do not hesitate to leave us a message.
GREEN ANACONDA AMAZON GUITAR STRAP - HAND-MADE AND FAIR TRADE This unique fair-trade Amazon Guitar Strap was hand-made by Bora native artisan Monica Chichaco from the village of Brillo Nuevo from comfortable, sturdy and flexible chambira palm fiber. It has a high-quality brass-plated buckle so its length can be adjusted to fit the guitarist with any folk or electric guitar.
Available in black, dark brown and green from the Amazon Forest Store at: https://amazon-forest-store2.myshopify.com/products/fair-trade-hand-made-guitar-strap-anaconda-gs01?variant=8139898159204
This is a great strap for musicians to show their appreciation and support for native culture and the environment. The Anaconda model is based on a traditional Bora pattern of this large snake that lives in the rivers and forest of the Amazon. Each strap comes with a tag listing the artisan's name and community and the plants they used to make it. Sales help create a sustainable livelihood for artisan families and support health, education and conservation in their communities.