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WorldCraftsSM "develops sustainable, fair-trade businesses among impoverished people around the world."  Their "vision is to offer an income with dignity and the hope of everlasting life to every person on earth."  They sell a cool decorative banner about Thankfulness, which would fit perfectly with the Thanksgiving season.

Amani ya Juu "means 'Peace from Above'. "  They are a "social economic enterprise committed to peace and reconciliation for African women." They sew beautiful napkin sets, place mats, aprons and more which will go perfectly with your Fall decor.

Education and More, "a Christian nonprofit organization, strives to reduce poverty in Guatemala by providing educational opportunities for students of all ages and by helping those we serve earn a fair income."  They sell handwoven napkins and placements in Fall colors.

Ten Thousand Villages started 65 years ago with the Mennonite Central Committee to "provide sustainable economic opportunities for artisans in developing countries by creating a viable marketplace for their products in North America."  Check out their guide to Fair Trade table settings for Thanksgiving. Also check out their Haven Fall Collection with Fall themed accessories and home decor.  (To also look for their products in a retail store near you, click here.)

This Thanksgiving you will find yourself even more thankful than usual for all your blessings if you purchase your table settings and Fall decor through the links below.  These products are handmade by artisans who own very little which is a good a reminder of just how much we have.  And your purchase will also give them a reason for thanksgiving!

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Serrv is "a nonprofit, fair trade organization dedicated to lifting disadvantaged artisans, farmers, and their families out of poverty."  They sell beautiful fall table cloths for your Thanksgiving table.

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Vi Bella Jewelry provides employment in Haiti and their mission "is centered on providing a path out of poverty for our artisans and a deep desire to form a community for them that is encouraging and prayerful."  they offer a gorgeous collection of Fall jewelry and home decor for the season.