Thanks for supporting Fair Trade Holiday Sale
By Mike Klein
Social justice vocations instructor and leadership coordinator, Justice and Peace Studies
Thank you to all St. Thomas students, faculty, staff and administrators for supporting the annual Fair Trade Holiday Sale Dec. 6. Special thanks to Students for Justice and Peace, coordinators of the sale.
Six fair trade vendors sold more than $4,000 in gifts during the eight-hour sale. Proceeds will benefit cooperatives and communities they support around the world, including the San Lucas Mission in Guatemala, an economic sustainability project on the White Earth Indian Reservation and even a youth program in South Minneapolis.
To learn more about the vendors at this year’s sale, visit:
- Ten Thousand Villages
- Coat of Many Colors, 1666 Grand Ave., St. Paul, phone (651) 690-5255
- City Kid Java
- Native Harvest
- Blue Sky Guide
- San Lucas Mission
To order San Lucas coffee online, click here.
For more information, contact Mike Klein.