These unique Kwanzaa candles will add a very special message of 'giving back' to your end of year celebrations. They are individually hand poured and hand painted by artisans at Kapula, most of whom are single mothers. Kapula is a guaranteed member of the World Fair Trade Organization - read more. Kapula uses only non-toxic color pigments, fully refined high quality paraffin wax, and cotton wicks. The candles are unscented and smokeless. Enjoy!