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#RedNoseDay for the Fun of Helping Others!

What’s the deal with all the red clown noses?   Today, United States is hosting our first Red Nose Day!   See our store mascot? She is all for it too!   Our store mascot is supporting  an end to poverty  #RedNoseDay pic.twitter.com/8uoyesaz5u — Global Handmade Hope (@globalhandshope) May 21,...

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Celebrating Cinco de Mayo and World Fair Trade Day!

We are super excited to be holding an in store event! It's been quite a while and we have three reasons to celebrate. What are the reasons you ask?  World Fair Trade Day (really all fair traders celebrate this the whole month though) Cinco de Mayo Cook County (County of...

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What in the World is May Day?

     At Global Handmade Hope we try to keep up on global events and holidays. However, some slip by like "May Day". Cynthia and I agreed that May Day was the first (unofficial/official) day of summer and May. We thought the warmer weather in Chicago was a great reason...

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