Meet the Mamas
Faustina “Faustie” Tetteh, Batiker (Prampram, Ghana)
“Prosperity means being in good health, owning property, cars, a store… and living a life that is pleasing to God Almighty!”
Meet Faustie: Batiker Faustie heard about Global Mamas when she worked near our former site in the town of Prampram. Though she knew how to tie dye fabrics, Faustie asked a friend to train her in batiking so that she could interview for a batiking position at Global Mamas. Since she joined the organization, Faustie says she’s enjoyed learning many batik designs; her favorites are roses and hydrangea. She’d like to eventually own her own batik shop and hopes to continue learning business skills. When Faustie speaks about how she’s working towards her ultimate dream—visiting the U.S.—her eyes light up. In the meantime, she helps support her elder son, a welder, and encourages her younger son, a teacher, to further his university education.
“I want to help my children’s educational background so it will be better than mine.”