Fair Trade Gift Guide: Holiday Gifts That Give Back

Fair Trade Gift Guide: Holiday Gifts That Give Back

Receiving gifts is fun, but it feels really good to give! Whether you’re shopping for people on your holiday list, shopping for birthdays or anniversaries, or just looking for something unique for a special person, Global Gifts is the place to find a gift that truly does give back. The...

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Country Spotlight: Peru

Country Spotlight: Peru

    From deep within the Amazon Rainforest to the top of the Andes Mountains, over 5,000 Peruvian artisans work to create some of the amazing products that we have here at Global Gifts. With a corrupt and unreliable government, a lot of people struggle to find safe work. Since...

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Annual Rug Sale Helps Foster Peace in Pakistan

Annual Rug Sale Helps Foster Peace in Pakistan

 Pakistani Artisans Transcend Differences of Religion, Gender, Customs and Traditions by Working Together Global Gifts, a fair trade store with stores in Indiana and Ohio is hosting the annual Bunyaad Fair Trade Rug Event featuring rugs that provide hope and opportunity to adult artisans in Pakistan. From May 2-6 at the Short North store...

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Upcycled T's Find New Life While Providing Income to Fair Trade Artisans in Africa

Upcycled T's Find New Life While Providing Income to Fair Trade Artisans in Africa

Charitable stores like Goodwill resell gently used clothing at low prices for Americans looking for a bargain. However, when that same clothing is shipped to countries across Africa by the ton and sold in open air markets for highly competitive prices, communities suffer. Local designers, businesses and textile factories cannot compete with the imported fabrics and are shut down resulting in major...

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