Check out the interview that Jason Crane did with CACE director Campbell Plowden discussing CACE's work in Peru and the craft sale coming up in State College, PA this Sunday.
The Morning Mixtape: Campbell Plowden talks about the Center for Amazon Community Ecology, a nonprofit that works with local artisans in Peru to provide economic opportunities. Plowden will be speaking and selling crafts at the Friends Meeting this Sunday at 611 E. Prospect Ave in State College. He'll speak from 9:45-10:45 AM, and the craft sale runs from 12-4 PM.
Bracelets on woman at Philadelphia Folk Festival. The zig zag rainbow bracelet was made by Damaris Panaifo from Iquitos for CACE.
I stopped by the Fair Trade Winds store in the Ballard district of Seattle while enjoying a week long vacation in the Pacific Northwest. It's one of five great stores owned bt the Culler family in different parts of the US. I always enjoy meeting them at meetings of the Fair Trade Federation.