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Past Events

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Global Gift Faire
At the Global Gift Faire, you can shop from a diverse collection of local, national and international organizations with established track records of helping people. Gift-giving opportunities range from donations to organizations including: Transition House, Direct Relief International, Fonkoze Santa Barbara, and Heifer International or choose from items such as quilts from the rural southern US, crafts from Ecuador, note cards made in El Salvador or baskets from Zimbabwe. Those who make purchases on behalf of friends and relatives will receive holiday or all-occasion cards with a description of their gift. Cash or checks will be accepted. The Global Gift Faire will also feature Arcobaleno Trade which offers 100% fair trade certified products from around the world including art, crafts, tea, coffee and chocolate. Buy a fair-trade gift that supports fair wages, employment opportunities, healthy and safe working conditions, and environmentally sustainable production practices. We invite you to come and see how you can . . . GIVE a GIFT that CHANGES the WORLD!


Dec 02
8:00 AM - 1:30 PM


Mission Saint Barbara Parish
2201 Laguna Street
Santa Barbara, CA



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