Georgina Fofana celebrates sisterhood with Ghanaian waist bead culture

Georgina "Gina" Fofana, who lives in Lombardy, wants to make Chicagoland

she had Ghanaian decorative pearls wrapped around her hips and hips.

For the past year, a Ghanaian teacher at the Campus Campus

the Learn Charter School Network in East Garfield

Park has taught women about the cultural importance of Waist Bead

, a tradition she has learned throughout her life. ..