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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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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Hang Garlands at Your Independence Day Party!

Hang Garlands at Your Independence Day Party!

With 4th of July coming up, it’s time to get festive by hanging up colorful garlands in your windows!   The Red Star Garland is handmade in Bangladesh and adds the perfect festive touch to any household! Each star is woven from keya palm leaves. These leaves are harvested locally...

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Summer Fun with Pocket Discs

Summer Fun with Pocket Discs

They’re lightweight, portable, and durable! Pocket discs are perfect for fun anytime and anywhere, especially now that summer is officially here. It’s okay to play with them indoors and they’re sturdy enough to use outside too! The Pocket Disc organization is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and is...

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