• Fair Trade Your Shabbat on World Fair Trade Day

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    World Fair Trade Day is the largest Fair Trade event of the year in North America and around the world, and falls on Shabbat, May 11 – 12 this year, Parshat Behar Behuchotai.  Check out our NEW RESOURCES  (DIY Spa recipes, Mad Libs, Trivia game, and more) help you celebrate Fair Trade Shabbat.

  • Celebrate Trees on Earth Day

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    Earth Day 2018 is scheduled for the weekend of April 21 – 22.  Celebrate Earth Day this year with a beautifully hand painted Tree of Life plate made from recycled glass by fair trade artisans in Ecuador.  Beautiful for your home and good for the earth!

  • Gift Guide

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    Shop our NEW Gift Guide o find unique fair trade gifts for all occasions from over 13 artisan groups in 8 countries. Your purchase promotes fair trade practices and Jewish values – creating opportunities for women to have meaningful income, supporting safe and empowering working conditions, ensuring the rights of children, cultivating environmental stewardship,
    and respecting cultural identity.



  • Recent Blog Post

    January 29, 2018 -

    Germantown Jewish Centre and Fair Trade by Elliott Seiff One major part of the mission at Germantown Jewish Centre (GJC)  is that Tikkun Olam (repairing the world) is central to our identity as a Jewish community. As a result, we have identified many ways for our members to volunteer to make a difference, including reading […]

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  • It All Begins with the Artisans

    There would be no fair trade Judaica products if it weren't for the hard work and creativity of the artisans. In addition, they share with us the richness of their cultural heritage by using traditional craft methods, like weaving on a backstrap looms, as well as the colors and designs they have inherited.
    We are proud to bring you the faces behind these fair trade Judaica products, and share some of the stories of the people who touch our lives with their work.
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