WHEAT's

Supporting Global Fair Trade
The Hand to Hand Project and its Fair Trade Store is a major program of the World Hunger Education, Advocacy and Training organization - WHEAT - operating as an outreach project to end hunger and seek justice around the globe.

Retail sale of fairly traded quality merchandise from multiple resources empowers the individual artisan and supports a sustainable way of life - providing economic resources for food, education and housing.
-- See Upcoming Sales & Events below --




CENTRAL PHOENIX LOCATION

WHEAT's Fair Trade Store @
Plaza 4000


4000 N 7th St, Suite 126
(2 blocks south of Indian School at Fairmount)


Hours:
Tue - Sat: 10am to 2 pm

Phone:
602-241-0372

Our team of volunteers are also conducting Special Sales throughout Arizona at various sites. Call now to schedule yours or call the WHEAT office (602-955-5076) for information on the current locations of these sales.
In 2011, The Fair Trade Store's sale of quality, handcrafted items raised enough to support 43 families. For every $1500.00* raised, a family of 4 is able to buy food, have a place to live and send their children to school for one-year.

WHEAT and its Fair Trade Store works with a variety of fair trade vendors who have direct contact with people in need within the U.S. and around the world, encouraging them to work toward self sufficiency through the creation and sale of their unique items.

*based on statistics provided by Fair Trade Vendors serving WHEAT
From coffee to jewelry; ceramics to brass candlesticks; children's puzzles to iron works of art; baskets to bracelets - WHEAT's Fair Trade Store features unusual, beautiful and reasonably priced items that will delight, while helping to make a difference in someone's life.
Sales & Events
2013 Fair Trade Events
“Fair Trade is essential for millions of people who work and struggle for survival everyday. It’s all about justice and human rights.” Sir Paul McCartney.



MARCH 8, 2013
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY
International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. In some places like China, Russia, Vietnam and Bulgaria, International Women's Day is a national holiday.
http://www.internationalwomensday.com



APRIL 22, 2013
EARTH DAY
On April 22, more than one billion people around the world will take part in the 43rd Anniversary of Earth Day. From Beijing to Cairo, Melbourne to London, Madrid to Johannesburg, Rio to New York, communities everywhere will voice their concerns for
http://www.earthday.org/2013



MAY 11, 2013
WORLD FAIR TRADE DAY
Fair Trade is a tangible contribution to the fight against poverty, climate change and the economic crisis that hit hardest on the world’s most vulnerable populations. A third of the world’s population lives on less than two dollars a day. The global
http://www.fairtradefederation.org



SEPTEMBER 21, 2013
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE
: "Peace Day should be devoted to commemorating and strengthening the ideals of peace both within and among all nations and peoples…This day will serve as a reminder to all peoples that our organization, with all its limitations, is a living inst
http://internationaldayofpeace.org



DECEMBER 10, 2013
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY
Human Rights Day presents an opportunity, every year, to celebrate human rights, highlight a specific issue, and advocate for the full enjoyment of all human rights by everyone everywhere.
http://www.un.org/en/events/humanrightsday/



 


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OUR TREASURES WITH YOU ...

 


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