Ten Thousand Villages (tenthousandvillages.com) creates opportunities for artisans in developing countries to earn income by bringing their products and stories to western markets through long-term, fair trading relationships. The enterprise improves the lives of 20,000 makers in 30 developing countries.
St. Andrew's is invited to an exclusive night of shopping just for our community! Come check out the linens and serving trays you might need for your Thanksgiving feast. Buy all your Christmas presents in one place! And what could be better than shopping in Rice Village, where you can have coffee, cocktails or a nice dinner after you shop.
Our shopping event will be Thursday, November 17, from 6 to 8 pm at 2424 Rice Boulevard. Remember, this is JUST FOR US!!! So, bring your neighbors and invite your friends. Fifteen percent of proceeds will benefit the Episcopal Relief and Development Fund for emergency relief to disaster-affected communities.
You’ll find coffee, tea, soap, backpacks, wall hangings, bookends, jewelry, chocolate, baskets, music CDs and more. Plus, you’ll be supporting other people all over the world! Join us!!!