Shop with a purpose!
6p-9p Friday, Dec. 7
10a-2p Saturday, Dec. 8

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DEC
07
2018

Fashion combatting poverty: Ethic Goods

Ethic Goods uses fashion to help women overcome poverty. We’re excited to welcome back Ethic to Hope for the Holidays! Ethic works with their artisans to help design each line, and Ethic Good’s mission is to use what they love (FASHION!) to help women across the globe
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DEC
06
2018

Saving Lives in Uganda: Juna Amagara Ministries

Hope for the Holidays welcomes Juna Amagara Ministries! Juna Amagara offers goods hand-crafted in Uganda. Since 1980, the HIV/AIDS pandemic has killed more than one million parents in Uganda, leaving more than 1.5 million children vulnerable to the ravages of poverty an
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DEC
05
2018

Handbags for Hope: Malia Designs

Malia Designs is a socially responsible brand that designs and sells fair trade handbags and accessories. The products are handcrafted in Cambodia and every purchase helps to fight human trafficking. Malia Designs works with three fair trade producer groups in Cambodia. Each
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DEC
04
2018

Behold! Beelove!

Hope for the Holidays welcomes back Beelove! Beelove’s all-natural raw honey and honey-infused skin care products come from urban apiaries in the heart of the North Lawndale community in Chicago. Beelove helps people overcome barriers to employment by employing women and
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DEC
02
2018

Empowering Survivors: Women at Risk International

Women At Risk, International (WAR, Int’l) is a nonprofit organization focusing on the rescue and restoration of those who are exploited and at risk. Partnering with safehouses and other intervention projects across the globe, WAR, Int’l offers shelter, education, job skill
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DEC
01
2018

Ecuador Artisan Spotlight: Gracias Fair Trade

We welcome back Gracias Fair Trade to Hope for the Holidays! Gracias was founded in 2008 by Vincent and Susanne Donoghue. They carry warm alpaca winter wear and socks, jewelry, puzzle boxes, home decor, many recycled items, tabletop, fair trade chocolate, personal accessories,
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NOV
28
2018

Sora recycles trash to beauty!

We’re excited to welcome back Sora Products to Hope for the Holidays! Sora partners with women in three locations in the Phillippines. Extreme poverty in the Philippines is estimated at 19.2% of the population, about 18.4 million people. Although many of the poor in the
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NOV
26
2018

Greenheart Shop: Company for a Cause

We welcome back Greenheart Shop to Hope for the Holidays! Greenheart Shop offers everything from organic clothing and handmade jewelry to fair trade chocolate, hand-painted ceramics, and sophisticated home goods. Everything is either eco-friendly, supports a local social
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NOV
24
2018

Fair Trade Winds: Unique Gifts with Purpose

Fair Trade Winds will be at our upcoming Hope for the Holidays! They offer a unique variety of products that would make fantastic gifts for everyone on your Christmas list. Fair Trade Beginning: The Fair Trade Winds Story “We were familiar with fair trade coffee, tea, and
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OCT
29
2018

2018 Hope for the Holidays hours

Come shop with a purpose at Hope for the Holidays, the annual fair trade holiday bazaar at The Sanctuary Church in Romeoville. Hope for the Holidays is 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 7 and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Dec. 8 at 1251 Windham Parkway. Shop fair trade this holiday season, and you can give
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