1. Fair Trade products are more expensive. Reality: For the most part, Fair Trade Certified products are priced competitively. Most times Fair Trade products are the same price as regular products. But remember, when considering quality, you get what you pay for. Some FT products may be more expensive than low-quality, mass -produced products – … More Four reasons (myths) why marketing Fair Trade is a challenge
What’s today? Only the most important holiday on earth (pun intended). HAPPY EARTH DAY! Earth Day gives us the opportunity to demonstrate our appreciation for the world we rely on each and every day. Whether we do this by supporting public events that raise awareness or simply becoming self-aware and cutting back on water usage. … More Respect your mother, Earth.
More than 50 percent of Peruvians live in poverty. Mothers in Peru spend their time directing and performing household duties. This hinders them from working and earning a sustainable income. Mariana is a native Peruvian mother affected by high rates of poverty, gender inequality, and lack of access to education. These are three factors that … More A mother’s chance to prosper
GIFTS WITH A CAUSE A FAIR TRADE COMPANY TO DEBUT A SUSTAINABLE FUNDRAISING MODEL TO COLLABORATE WITH ORGANIZATIONS THAT WILL CHANGE THE FACE OF PATRON ENGAGEMENT RESULTS San Diego, CA (November 2015) — Gifts With a Cause introduces a new collaborative sustainable fundraising model. This year the United Nations established 17 global goals, the new … More Sustainable Fundraising Model
Day 42 – Bangkok, Thailand So interesting to see the huge changes since being here four years ago. Gone are the open fields that were visible form the highway that connects the airport to the city, many new high rise buildings with many more under construction. We decided to visit the huge Sunday Market where … More Sunday market observations in Bangkok Thailand
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Day 35 – Koh Phi Phi, Thailand Went snorkeling at Koh Phi Phi Island – where part of the movie “The Beach” was filmed. Very beautiful blue water with lots of colorful fish. A serene place with the white sandy beaches, dramatic rock cliffs, tropical plants and warm water. There is a trail we explored … More Soaking in the beauty of Koh Phi Phi Island