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My Week in Fair Trade, for World Fair Trade Day 2015!

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World Fair Trade Day is coming up this Saturday, and to celebrate we’re throwing a party AND running a photo competition! Through our World Fair Trade Day Photo Challenge, we want our community… Continue reading

A Very ATX Christmas…

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Here in Austin, there are a few certain types of people that we all come across – the Longhorn student, the musician/bartender, the downtown tech start-up set, and those hippies who are keepin’… Continue reading

Our Favorite Fair Trade Challenge Photos

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Ten Thousand Villages’ Fair Trade Challenge is an annual event encouraging folks to eat, drink, use, or wear fair trade products each day then shout it from all corners of social media.  This… Continue reading

My Walk for Elephants

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I began my walk with a lie. Rosie asked me, “Do you walk?” I said yes. Of course I walk. I walk to the fridge, I walk to the bus stop, I walk… Continue reading

Celebrate World Tibet Day

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Ever wondered what hundreds of singing bowls playing together would sound like?  Find out this Saturday and help us set a World Record! Ten Thousand Villages of Austin will be at the Texas… Continue reading