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Guest blog from Brook Eddy, Founder of Bhakti Chai
This guest blog post comes to us from Brook Eddy, founder of Bhakti Chai. Brook travelled to India to discover how Fair Trade empowers women and their families. Read on to learn more about how your Fair Trade purchase can impact the lives of women around Mothers Day.
Guest blog from Christy Thorns, Director of Sourcing and Quality Control for Allegro Coffee
This guest blog post comes to us from Christy Thorns, Director of Sourcing and Quality Control for Allegro Coffee. Christy works to empower women in coffee and transform the lives of coffee growers worldwide. Read on to learn more about how your Fair Trade purchase can impact the lives of thousands of women.
Make a difference in the lives of Fair Trade Moms around the world
With Mother’s Day just around the corner, you’re probably looking for a way to show mom how much you really care. What if the products you give (or enjoy) this Mother’s Day could also celebrate moms around the world?
Mother’s Day is right around the corner! As you stock up on goodies and wrap those gifts for mom, don’t forget about the flowers! What better symbolizes your love for her and your support for moms around the world than to send the gift of Fair Trade Certified flowers? When you buy these sprigs, bunches and bouquets, you are supporting women’s work in Ecuador -- helping provide maternity leave, safe working conditions and protection from hazardous chemicals for mothers and their families.