Your Purchase Empowers Women – International Women’s Day

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

Four reasons (myths) why marketing Fair Trade is a challenge

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

The “Shining Path” leads Timotea to REALLY shine!

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!