|Annual Festival Sale at the Ottawa
For over 40 years the volunteers at the Ottawa Mennonite Church have
been hosting an annual sale and celebration of Fair Trade.
This year there are special events every Friday night. For more
information check out our Festival Sale page.
We are here to spread the word about Fair Trade and to continue to help
artisans, their families and their communities around the world!
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, jewelery, 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
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, health care, education and
for their families.
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