Judy Miller was looking for something. A year of cancer treatments had sparked a fiery determination to find and live her purpose, whatever that turned out to be. Hand Spun Hope is the story of her decade long collaboration with the women of the Mapusha Weaving Cooperative in rural South Africa. Nourished by the land and inspired by the strength of the women, Judy jumps headlong into this foreign world filled with tribal hierarchies, cultural tabus, and the occasional deadly snake. As she and the women gradually build bonds of trust, they embark together on a journey that changes all of their lives. Judy’s infectious optimism and dogged determination will renew your faith in the power of one person to make a difference. it is a story of hope, and the village of Rooiboklagte will never be the same.