Did you know that you can support International Women’s Day by shopping at Gifts With a Cause? This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is #BeBoldForChange – with the purpose to “call on the masses or call on yourself to help forge a better working world – a more inclusive, gender equal world.” When you … More Your Purchase Empowers Women – International Women’s Day
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
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 10 – Olongapo Philippines Just a short post today! Learn more about the PREDA Foundation: http://www.preda.org/en/ 4 hour bus ride from Quezon City to Olongapo where we had ate at a restuarant and called our next host to meet us. Olongapo is the busy town outside of the once sprawling Subic Bay Naval Base … More Meeting with the PREDA Foundation
We love the passion with which Lawrence Anthony lived and loved the magnificent elephants in Africa. With Lawrence being a part of the elephant family and with the elephants being his extended family, life is more beautiful, tender, and kind. It’s every living thing’s birth right to live peacefully and just be. Lawrence knew it, … More The Elephant Whisperer on ABC 20/20 News
This woman with the big smile and even bigger heart has overcome incredible hardships, but sees each new day as an opportunity for success. Timotea is a native of Ayacucho, Peru, a centuries old Andean city perched 8,000 feet above sea level. Illiteracy is widespread, and many people, like Timotea, speak only Quechuan, the ancient … More The “Shining Path” leads Timotea to REALLY shine!