Mother’s Day!

It’s almost Mother’s Day! Want a unique gift that’s not too expensive and your mom WILL REALLY LOVE? We have the solution! A fair trade gift that’s well made, fun to own or wear and a great conversation piece. Come on in and see for yourself! We have summer clothes, earrings, necklaces, aprons, hand bags, scarves, home […]

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How Can You Help GVC?

Did you know that there are other ways you can donate to Global Village Collection to help keep our mission alive? As a non-profit entity, Global Village Collection relies on donations so that we can continue to provide impoverished farmers and artisans from around the world with a fair income and safe working environments. As part […]

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Great New Ways to Support The GVC!

FedEx Small Business Grant Global Village is participating int FedEx’s Small Business Grant competition! It’s simple: just click the link below and vote for us. You can vote once per day until February 23rd, so make every day count Vote for GVC The Amazon Smile Program Most of us already use Amazon to do a […]

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Vendor Spotlight: Thistle Farms

Hope and Healing Through Handmade Products What is the Magdalene program? The program was founded in 1997 by Becca Stevens and is located in Nashville, Tennessee. This is a residential program for women who have survived lives of prostitution, trafficking, addiction, and life on the streets. The women are offered housing, food, medical and dental needs, therapy, education, […]

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First Week Celebrations: Regions of the World

For the whole month of October, we will be celebrating vendors from a different region of the world each week.  To kick off the celebrations, we will showcase our vendors who work in regions all over the world for the first week! Amber Chand Collection – Women’s Peace Collection The Women’s Peace Collection is a […]

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Happy 20th Anniversary!

Global Village Collection is turning 20 in October 2013! Join us for our OFFICIAL party on First Friday in Delaware, Ohio for a celebration of our 20th anniversary of our first retail location in downtown Delaware! We’ll have a reception in the community room, with samples of our delicious Fair Trade food – Woo Hoo! […]

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Celebrate World Elephant Day with Global Village

  In 1980, there were over 1,000,000 African elephants; today, there are less than 400,000.  Last year, World Elephant Day was launched to bring attention to the decline of Asian and African elephants. Poaching is responsible for the death of around 100 African elephants each year.  This, along with habitat loss, human-elephant conflict, and mistreatment […]

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Divine Milk Chocolate – YUM!

Stop by Global Village Collection and experience Divine Milk Chocolate! Stop in to GVC and learn about the people of Ghana, Adinkra Symbols and experience Divine Chocolate! The Akan people of West Africa created Adinkra Symbols hundreds of years ago, which changed over time and were developed by the Asante people of Ghana. These symbols were […]

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New Stuff this Spring!

We’re busting at the seams with new items this spring! Make the Easter baskets really special this year. We have great things that not only will be loved; but will help other people around the world. We have amazing chocolate bunnies, bees, jelly beans and eggs. Beautiful hand painted eggs. Girls cotton dresses and boys […]

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Meaningful Chocolate

“Our everyday actions – even buying a chocolate bar – are meaningful.”  -Dr. Jane Goodall, world renowned primatologist and environmentalist. So how can chocolate benefit small-scale cocoa farmers, indigenous wildlife, the environment, and you?  Theo Chocolate has teamed up with two new organizations, the Jane Goodall Institute and the Eastern Congo Initiative, and you can […]

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