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A Recipe For Brazilian What?

We were thrilled to partner with our neighbors, Ten Thousand Villages, on today’s Tuesday Lunch. They had our Santa Fe Kitchen and Sonoma Room set for a celebration with beautiful South American decorations. 346 more words

Recipe Of The Week

CCKC Celebrates Brazil at Fair Trade Lunch

Today at our Tuesday Lunch, we will be celebrating Fair Trade Month in partnership with our neighbors at the Ten Thousand Villages store in Downtown Overland Park.  122 more words

Tuesday Lunch

Mother's Day bling.

Last Saturday we combined our weekly trip to the Farmer’s Market with a visit to a much-loved store in our historic downtown area, Ten Thousand Villages. 127 more words

Family Life

"Think of the Happiest Things"

May 9th is World Fair Trade Day, which makes me think of coffee, and chocolate, and the Ten Thousand Villages stores.  It’s Stay Up All Night Night, which I kind of have to, tonight.   285 more words

Putting Your Money Where You Mean It

Mother’s Day is tomorrow. I personally feel that it is important to show appreciation to your loved ones (like your mom) every day of the year, not just on one particular day. 115 more words

Fair Trade


Finals are over, yay! To celebrate I am going to talk about one of the best experiences I have had this year. I don’t anticipate that I will be able to articulate quite how much this part of my year has meant to be, or affected my experience this year in such a positive way. 409 more words

The Start of an Enterprise

In 1989 Self-Help Crafts (now known as Ten Thousand Villages), MCC’s fair-trade organization, came to look at the purchasing Lao handicrafts to sell at its stores in North America.  176 more words

Income Generation