Ten Thousand Villages creates opportunities for artisans in developing
countries to earn income by bringing their products and stories to our
markets through long-term fair trading relationships. We value people. We value social responsibility.
|Misja||Ten Thousand Villages provides vital, fair income to people in developing countries by marketing their handicrafts and telling their stories in North America. Ten Thousand Villages works with artisans who would otherwise be unemployed or underemployed. This income provides food, education, health care and housing.|
Ten Thousand Villages is the oldest and largest Fair Trade organization in North America, selling artisan-crafted personal accessories, home decor and gift items from around the globe.
We are Not For Profit and primarily staffed by Volunteers.
|Założona||Edna Ruth Byler and Menonite Central Commitee|
|Produkty||Our store is filled with beautiful, hand crafted, fair trade products from around the world. Jewellery, pottery, scarves, linens, Musical instruments, books, home decor, as well as coffee, chocolate, spices, and other fair trade, organic food items.|