Ten Thousand Villages-Evanston

Never has our global and local Mission been so essential, yet so at risk.

We are faced with unprecedented challenges that threaten our ability to continue our Mission. The grinding halt of our economy and the temporary closure of our store means we also lost our main mechanism to carry out our Mission and support Artisans. 

By purchasing their hand crafted product, we are the main support for thousands living in the world's most vulnerable countries, 
COVID-19 is exacerbating global socio-economic disparities, and now we must ask for your help in a way we haven't before. 
We need your financial help to support our store so we can continue to support Artisans. 


Our dedication to maintaining a place in the North American marketplace for fair trade artisans to earn a sustainable income seems more important now than ever, and we are so grateful for your steadfast commitment.

Donate $100 and get a Fair Trade T-Shirt printed with Together We Thrive logo on it! 

Donate $75 and we'll give you a 15'' X 13" high quality Causegear canvas bag printed with Together We Thrive logo on it! 


Donate $25 and we'll give you an 11" X 11" reusable market bag and two bars of chocolate!


If you prefer to donate by check, you can mail a check to our store. 

Payable to:
 Ten Thousand Villages Evanston
915 Chicago Avenue
Evanston, IL 60202

You can contact us at 847.733.8258 or evanston@tenthousandvillages.com


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  • Anonymous 
    • $25 
    • 15 hrs
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    • $40 
    • 1 d
  • Paz Salas 
    • $75 
    • 9 d
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    • $50 
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    • $100 
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Ten Thousand Villages Evanston 
Evanston, IL
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