FAIR TRADE IS...
A trading system focused on alleviating global poverty and promoting sustainability through ethical global trade with disadvantaged producers.
Fair Trade is not charity. It is a trade-based movement that focuses on creating long-term relationships based on transparency, trust and respect.
As members of the Fair Trade Federation, we are fully committed to upholding the following principles in all of our transactions:
- Create Opportunities for Economically and Socially Marginalized Producers
- Develop Transparent and Accountable Relationships
- Build Capacity
- Promote Fair Trade
- Pay Promptly and Fairly
- Support Safe and Empowering Working Conditions
- Ensure the Rights of Children
- Cultivate Environmental Stewardship
- Respect Cultural Identity
PACHAMAMA MARKET IS...
Your neighborhood marketplace for fair trade, handmade & eco-friendly goods.
Owner Lindsay Woodruff started Pachamama Market in 2015 after more than ten years in the nonprofit sector. A native of Southwest Ohio, Lindsay spent her nonprofit years traveling, studying, and volunteering abroad. Passionate about both her local and global community, she founded Pachamama Market as a place to bring people and cultures together. Lindsay is committed to creating a retail destination that carries the finest sustainable and ethical goods from around the world.