Pomegranate Serving Plate
This handmade serving plate features a raised design of three pomegranates, one of the seven species indigenous to the land of Israel, to bring blessing, abundance and sweetness to your table. A great way to serve the honey cakes of the season.
These cake plates are made by artisans at Ilan’s Beit Miriam Center, a daycare rehabilitation center in Haifa, Israel. Following a unique model, Beit Miriam emphasized occupational and social activities designed to improve the quality of life for people aged 18 -55 with severe disabilities. Purchasing Beit Miriam products helps increase employment opportunities and financial well-being to its workers. All proceeds from sales directly benefit the workers.
Size: 10 1/2″ x 4 1/4″
Meet the Artist: Buy For Good Israel
Buy for Good, an Israeli social justice venture, is a marketplace that helps you support Israel and its people of all religions, all ethnicities and all backgrounds in a new way. All of Buy for Good's products are hand crafted by adults and children with disabilities or from under-resourced communities in Israel in various workshops sponsored by nonprofit educational and vocational programs throughout the country. The endeavor nurtures talent, rewards perseverance, and bolsters the human spirit. These sponsoring organizations provide an environment that teaches skills, celebrates achievements, and builds confidence, self-esteem and self-respect.
By purchasing an item crafted by Buy for Good artisans, you are buying an item that gives back: every purchase supports employment opportunities and job creation for those in need, helps each of us to see beyond a person's disabilities and shows respect for the artisan, and helps the artisans integrate into the wider community where they can live full and productive lives.