Shop with joy and purpose at the annual La Mesa Fair Trade Gift Event. Support the 5th grade class by purchasing chocolate, coffee & tea! Enjoy Fair Trade Ben & Jerry’s ice cream while perusing the aisles of hand made baskets, jewelry, purses, belts, wallets, handbags, jackets, scarves, toys, pottery, Christmas ornaments, gift baskets, coffee, tea, chocolate and lots more! Lots of vendors! Lots of samples! Make a difference with your purchases this season by improving people’s lives and the environment.
There will be fair trade baked items for sale along with donuts, juice & milk.
The Fair Trade movement involves a vision of a world in which justice and sustainable development are at the heart of trade structures and practices. This involves, primarily, paying farmers and artisans in developing countries a fair price for their goods and thereby alleviating poverty and poor living conditions.