for us with our friends Fair Trade Ottawa Equitable at the Great Glebe
Garage Sale on Saturday May 25th at the corner of Monk & Fifth.
We will have Fair Trade coffee on for the early morning shoppers
and we will be there to share the stories of our producers.
Ten Thousand Villages in Ottawa sells fairly traded products
from around the world. Our
two stores sell a wide variety of hand-made crafts, such as
linens, jewellery, toys, ceramics, musical instruments, home decor and
And don't miss our Fair Trade food section which includes
coffee, chocolate, cocoa, tea, sugar, spices, jams, olive oil and
chutneys. Check out our products page to
Our stores are
the ideal location for meaningful gifts for any occasion - birthdays,
weddings, graduations - and a gift registry is available. In the fall
you'll also find an unmatched selection of Christmas ornaments and
other seasonal decorations. We can also create gift baskets for
personal or corporate giving.
Fair Trade items purchased at Ten Thousand Villages allow artisans in
developing countries to provide food, healthcare, education and housing
for their families.
The two stores are operated by Ottawa Alternative Trade
Corporation - a not-for-profit organization - and we rely on volunteers
for many of our retail positions. Your purchase makes a