Today May 16th is designated as a day of giving. Mercy House Global has teamed up with several organizations who work together to give women a brighter future.
“She Is Priceless” is a campaign to make a difference in the lives of oppressed women.
A pearl is a healed wound. An oyster protects itself from irritation and suffering and the result is a priceless pearl. The women we support have endured unthinkable suffering in their lives and often feel forgotten. We are joining together to remind the world that every woman matters.
You can find out more and donate here: http://sheispriceless.org/?utm_source=Pure%20Charity%20Donors&utm_campaign=1529bfe74a-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_05_15&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_fbf6cf6ce2-1529bfe74a-164978473
“Because women around the world–including you–are priceless.” – Mercy House Global.
More information here about tomorrows global giving day: http://mercyhouseglobal.org/she-is-priceless-a-global-giving-initiative/
I have been a subscriber since day one of the Fair Trade Friday monthly box. I love getting mail that is not all bills but also contains items that make our world a better place. Beyond the monthly box Fair Trade Friday also offers a bracelet of the month club and an earring of the month club.
In February I also purchased the earring of the month for February. I wanted to see what they offered and I was not disappointed!
I think I need to purchase a larger mailbox. Took me a little wiggling to get my Fair Trade Friday package out of my box.
This package felt very solid so I was curious what items I had this month.
Yesterday the mail box held good things. Lately its been full of college information, bills and magazines. This time there was only one college brochure, one magazine and my Fair Trade Friday package.
My first item is a taco cord keeper. This will be so handy when I travel! Between chargers and headphones I usually have some sort of mess brewing in my bag.
Time again for my favorite Friday of the month!
This was my package that came in the mail Thursday.
I have been out of town but lucky for me right before I left my Fair Trade Friday package arrived!
2nd Anniversary, how can it be two years already?
I will tell you that May flew by and I did not even realize it was almost June until my Fair Trade Friday package was in the mailbox on Tuesday! Where does the time go?
This is what I pulled out of my white mailer this month. What is it?
A perfect carry all bag for the beach this summer or the farmers market. I love the vibrant colors and large size! A great sunglasses case that will be handy with my new sunglasses I finally purchased myself. And a green paper bracelet set from Mercy House that I loved so much I wore it the next day.
June’s box provided five jobs. More about Fair Trade Friday here: http://fairtradefriday.club/
Also they included a discount code for the Fair Trade Friday earring of the month club if you want to give them a try.
If you read my blog from time to time you know I am a huge fan of Fair Trade Friday! Fair Trade Friday exists to give women a hand up and not a hand out in this world. Fair Trade Friday grew out of Mercy House in Kenya. Mercy House exists to give young pregnant mothers a home, education and hope. We all need hope and help from time to time!
Today I am telling you about their “She is Priceless” campaign by saying #PutOnYourPearls to support women around the world.
Its another Fair Trade Friday! I have been involved with Fair Trade Friday since August 2014 when it began. I love how it supports women in disadvantaged countries with a fair wage!