Get-ready-for-Christmas-market

21.11.20

Last week, we organised a ‘get-ready-for-Christmas-market’ in Freetown! For 2 days we transformed Aurora’s office to a marketplace where different goods were sold, all made by artisans we cooperate with!

With all sales made at the Christmas market, we donated 10% to the charity Uman Tok – a small NGO that produces and distributes reusable menstrual hygiene kits, and gives sexual, reproductive health education to combat sexual and gender-based violence & school dropouts.

Aurora’s Founders in Town

Aurora’s Founders in Town

Ingibjörg Kristjánsdóttir and Ólafur Ólafsson, the founders of Aurora Foundation, came to Sierra Leone after a while due to the Covid pandemic and stayed in Freetown and its surroundings for a few days in May. They visited the Lettie Stuart Pottery Centre and our...

Last week’s Inspirational Tok

Last week’s Inspirational Tok

Last Thursday, we hosted our first Inspirational Tok, and wow - we are already excited for the next one! With two speakers that definitely accomplished what this event was all about - to inspire - and an engaged audience, it won't be easy to surpass the impressions...

The Impact Assessment for the Sweet Salone project in 2021 is out!

The Impact Assessment for the Sweet Salone project in 2021 is out!

For the third year in a row, Aurora has carried out an impact assessment on the impact of the Sweet Salone project on the Sierra Leonean artisans involved. In general, the impact assessment gives you a snapshot of the economic situation of the Sierra Leonean artisans....