Holiday Shopping with a Conscience
Nov 15 thru Dec 12
Start shopping today! Online fair trade shopping personalized just for Aldersgate! Shopping ends December 12 to ensure all orders are delivered by Christmas. We encourage you to give gifts that change lives.
Shop here: https://fundraise.heifer.org/campaign
Heifer gives families and communities livestock animals and training in sustainable farming. Your gift of an animal helps build a small business for the family so they can live a resilient life. Heifer works to get our project partners to a living income, where they can provide, nutritious food, proper housing, an education and more for their family.
Heavenly Treasures: Shop with a Mission
Shop here: shopwithamission.com free shipping over $20 and a free gift over $35
Heavenly Treasures equips and assists people in developing countries to break the cycle of poverty through their handiwork and creativity. They focus on handicraft projects that allow the development of a micro enterprise, leading them down the path to self-sufficiency. These projects range from one refugee family to a group of village women, all in need of a consistent income.
Shop here: marketplace.concernamerica.org
Free shipping if spending $75 or more with coupon: “AUMC2020”
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Concern America is a Santa Ana based international development organization that works in health care, clean water, education, and economic opportunities. Many new handcrafted textiles, ceramics and wood products from Bangladesh, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, and Mozambique are available for purchase. These beautifully made, fair trade items provide a source of income to materially poor families while supporting community development, protecting the environment, and ensuring fair working conditions and fair prices earned for their work.
International Sanctuary: Purpose Jewelry
Shop here: https://www.purposejewelry.org/
PURPOSE Jewelry is the social enterprise of the non-profit, International Sanctuary, whose mission is to empower girls and women escaping human trafficking to embrace their true identity and worth. 100% of proceeds of every purchase go to provide hope, dignity, and freedom to survivors through employment, education and holistic care. It is iSanctuary’s mission to not just sustain survivors, but to provide tools and life skills they need to embrace their true identity and worth, and transform into survivors with true freedom.