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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Supporting Sustainable Solutions to Stop Human Trafficking

Supporting Sustainable Solutions to Stop Human Trafficking

20.9 million people are victims of forced labor and human trafficking. 5.5 million of those are children.  Human trafficking generates an estimated $150 million in yearly profits for individuals and corporation.   When faced with what feels like no other choice, a person survives by doing whatever they have to do....

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DIY: Recycled Book Paper Rose Wreath

DIY: Recycled Book Paper Rose Wreath

Making this beautiful, eco-friendly symbol of peace for a gift, or for your own home, is quick, simple, and inexpensive. You need only five "ingredients": - The wreaths, a long-time Global Gifts best seller from the Philippines*,   are available at all of our stores.- Paper- A hot glue gun- Scissors- Floral...

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Honor Mom and Mother Earth!

Honor Mom and Mother Earth!

This Mother's Day, honor your mother with a gift that delights, inspires, and does great things in the world, too! Good Paper greeting cards are handcrafted in the Philippines by women who have escaped sex trafficking. Your purchase provides jobs that enable these women to learn job skills while supporting their families. Every card...

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