Saturday, November 24, 2007
Great tips for socially conscious gifts including fair trade chocolate
Listed below are some online sites to shop for socially-conscious gifts, including fair-trade chocolate. Great gift! When buying chocolate supports conscientious producers in developing nations, everyone gets to feel good. Most or all of the items available on the websites below are certified fair trade. This means that the workers who produced them were paid a living wage in safe working conditions.
Global Exchange Online: http://store.gxonlinestore.org/index.html
Grounds for Change (coffee and chocolate): www.groundsforchange.com
Ten Thousand Villages: www.tenthousandvillages.com/home.php
Source: "Footnotes." November 2007. The newsletter of the North Carolina Sierra Club.
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