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FAIR Talks: Ten Thousand Villages

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Mount Saint Mary's University, Los Angeles

10 Chester Place

Los Angeles, CA 90007

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Did you know that Ten Thousand Villages is the biggest Fair Trade only store in America? They are not only pioneers nationally as a Fair Trade retailer, but more importantly, they are breaking the cycle of poverty for over 20,000 makers in over 30 developing countries!

Come learn about their history and how their Fair Trade business model has transformed lives around the world. Speakers include Becca Pratt, the store manager of the Pasadena store and Sam Bills, Board Development Specialist from the national team at Ten Thousand Villages.

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Date: Thursday, Aug 29th, 2019

Time: 6:30 pm (Enjoy some refreshments from 6:30 -7 pm, presentation starts at 7 pm)

Location: House 10*, MSMU Downtown Campus [10 Chester Pl. Los Angeles CA 90007]

Parking: FREE at main parking lot [on St. James Pl. off Adams Blvd]

*Once you park, walk through the security entrance into the campus. Continue straight to the end of the block and you will see House 10 right across the street. Don’t worry, there will be ‘Fair Trade LA’ signs leading you there. You won’t miss it!

Please RSVP HERE so we can prepare to accommodate everyone at our venue.

Feel free to invite your friends to learn about fair trade!

Co-sponsored by MSMU Campus Ministry - Division of Student Affairs

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FAIR Talks, a monthly event where you can meet, network and connect with the fair trade community in Los Angeles. Come learn about fair trade through speakers who are advancing the fair trade movement in our world today. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear from some of the top leaders of social enterprises and nonprofits, who are changing the world through fair trade. Read blog posts from our latest FAIR Talks @ https://fairtradela.org/blogs/fair-talks

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