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Hope is a Beautiful Thing

Hope is a Beautiful Thing

"Through holistic programs and services, Kingdom House helps the economically disadvantaged achieve economic independence, self-sufficiency and a p...

There's a lot to Love About Fair Trade

There's a lot to Love About Fair Trade

One of Rumi's personal favorite quotes is "Let the Beauty we Love, Become the Good we Do." I love it because it reminds me that Fair Trade focuses ...

Improving Quality of Life, Here and Abroad

Improving Quality of Life, Here and Abroad

Choosing Fair Trade accomplishes so much. On one end, producers improve the quality of their lives through transactions that ensure they receive f...

Giving Back to Fit and Food Connection

Giving Back to Fit and Food Connection

It is truly a joy to connect our customers and friends to nonprofit organizations doing amazing work, right here in our community. A few months ago...

Dignity and Hope for Immigrants in our Community

Dignity and Hope for Immigrants in our Community

This is the MICA Project's ongoing promise. The Migrant and Immigrant Community Action Project was founded in 2011 by two law students who observed...

Celebration for Children

Celebration for Children

I've always liked St. Margaret of Scotland School's motto "In the End, it's the BEGINNING that counts." When you care enough about how our children...

What does Art have to do with Mom?

What does Art have to do with Mom?

  We are psyched to partner with a wonderful nonprofit organization that allows children to explore their creative ideas on their own terms. Mom...

Creating Beauty and Opportunity

Creating Beauty and Opportunity

The topic of immigration in our country and the refugee crisis in several parts of the world still have center stage in our current political envir...

Let the beauty we LOVE become the GOOD you do

Let the beauty we LOVE become the GOOD you do

I often think of the many ways we express our love for one another. There is, of course, the kind of love we celebrate during Valentine's Day, Moth...

Gifts That Do Good

Gifts That Do Good

If you haven't already, you've been pulling out your wallet lately to pay for all sorts of presents for the important people in your life. Sur...

Fair Trade keeps on giving

October is Fair Trade Month. We celebrate how this socially conscious supply chain model supports countless producers and their families. How fitti...

Fresh Start Every Day

The face of homelessness and poverty has changed in the past few years. Individuals, families and youth have been devastated by high unemployment, ...