Valentine's Day Cards Made by Women Trafficking Survivors in The Philippines

Valentine's Day Cards Made by Women Trafficking Survivors in The Philippines

In recognition of National Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Global Gifts is featuring a collection of Valentine’s Day themed cards handcrafted by Filipino women who have escaped from sex-trafficking. The Philippines is home to over 500,000 women who, either by force or desperate necessity, are operating as prostitutes within...

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How Cards and Comedy are Saving Lives...and Dim Sum!

How Cards and Comedy are Saving Lives...and Dim Sum!

Author: Noah Wotring, Community Engagement Intern at Global Gifts Short North The Philippines is home to over 500,000 women [1] who, either by force or desperate necessity, are operating as prostitutes within the country. This number is even more jarring when compared to the Philippines’ total population of approximately 98...

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Ready for Wedding Season!

Ready for Wedding Season!

Couples get married throughout the year, but June tops the list as the most popular month for weddings. Whether you’re attending the nuptials of a family member, friend, co-worker, or anyone else, choose a gift for the newlyweds that’s unique, handmade, and also one that was ethically obtained and made....

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Delicate Paper Art Sustains Artisans in Vietnam

Delicate Paper Art Sustains Artisans in Vietnam

Have you seen our new line of quilled-paper greeting cards? Exquisite! The fair trade organization that produces them, Quilling Card, opened the doors to their first factory in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, in May of 2015. They expect to employ over 300 locals by the end of 2016. As a result of their quick...

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