- www.athreadofhope.coopEasthampton, MA
Weavings, beaded jewelry, and so much more! Beautiful and meaningful! Supporting Mayan artisans. Beautiful high-quality handwoven bamboo, chenille, cotton scarves, ponchos, handbags, accessories. Beaded jewelry. Coconut shell jewelry. Baskets. Camera straps. Guitar straps. Ornaments. And more. A social-worker-owned business working directly with indigenous Mayan artisan cooperatives, groups, and families on a Fair Trade basis. Scholarships and social projects. Retail. Wholesale. Consignment sales for fundraising. Special orders welcome.
- www.AfricanMarketBaskets.comBoulder, CO
Imports and wholesales fairly traded African market baskets, working directly with weavers in Ghana. Proceeds contribute to health care, education, and community buildings for weavers and their families. For wholesale orders: [email protected]
- www.altereco-usa.comSan Francisco, CA, United States
Alter Eco is a pioneer of globally crafted organic foods, including delicious Swiss-made chocolate bars and truffles, Bolivian Royal quinoa, heirloom Thai rice and Mascobado cane sugar. All Alter Eco products are USDA Certified Organic, Fair Trade Certified, Carbon Neutral Certified, Non-GMO Project Verified and Certified Gluten-Free. As a certified Benefit Corporation, Alter Eco operates on four pillars: sourcing using Fair Trade principles, producing of only organic and non-GMO foods, creating minimal waste by working toward 100 percent compostable packaging, and offsetting carbon emissions. These principals are entwined with Alter Eco’s commitment to the highest quality ingredients and taste in all its products.
www.buythechangeusa.comMonroe, MI, United States
Buy The Change is a registered BCorp working to bring economic empowerment to marginalized women around the world. We partner with independent women artisans, cooperatives and social enterprises to bring their handmade items to the American market. Retail and Wholesale.
- www.coloresdelpueblo.orgMidland, TX
We have been working with artisan cooperatives in Guatemala since 1997. These talented artisans are weavers, basket makers, and woodworkers. They create beautifully designed products from ethnic clothing, accessories, hand-woven fabrics by-the-yard, home decor, folk art and many more treasures!
- www.equalexchange.coopWest Bridgewater, MA
Our motto is Small farmers. Big change. because Equal Exchange has been championing Fair Trade with co-operatives of small scale farmers since 1986. Today our worker co-operative is North America's largest Fair Trade organization and our imports help sustain 75 farmer co-ops in 30 countries. We offer a range of excellent organic coffee, tea, chocolates, candy bars, cocoa, sugar, nuts, and olive oil. We offer a Green Fundraising program for schools and a special wholesale program for congregations. Online retail sales available at Shop.EqualExchange.com