Chanukah Candlesmore ›
These new Chanukah candles are paraffin-free, made from a tree nut in the Guatemalan cloud forest. Purchasing them for your Chanukah menorah provides a sustainable living for the Mayan women living in that community.
2014 Guatemala Tripmore ›
Join us on our second 10-day trip to Guatemala in late January – early February 2014. You will have the unique opportunity to meet Fair Trade artisans making Judaica products, spend Shabbat with the Jewish community in Guatemala City, and visit historic and cultural sites. Experience first hand the positive impact of Fair Trade.
Delicious Guilt-Free Chanukah Geltmore ›
Fair Trade Judaica is excited to announce a new partnership with Divine Chocolate, the Fair Trade chocolate company owned by Kuapa Kokoo Farmers Union. Beginning 10/18, when fair trade supporters and chocolate lovers purchase their chocolate online, Divine Chocolate will donate 10% of sales to FTJ when you use promo code ftjudaica at checkout.
Recent Blog PostNovember 10, 2013 -
Today’s guest post is by Author and Book Reviewer Ronald Fischman, with deep thanks for his reflections on our Mishkan Shalom (Philadelphia) presentation. Ron writes: I remember the very beginning of microcredit as a movement. I was there. My congressman, Ed Feighan (D-OH) introduced legislation that would make it part of US foreign aid. I […]
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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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