Why Shop at Ten Thousand Villages State College?
Ten Thousand Villages is more than a store. We're a global maker‑to‑market movement that breaks the cycle of generational poverty and ignites social change. We're a way for you to shop with intention for ethically-sourced wares — and to share in the joy of empowering makers in ten thousand villages.
As a pioneer of fair trade, we do business differently, putting people and planet first. That means you can trust that every handmade purchase and donation you make directly impact the life and community of its maker in a developing country.
Because every handcrafted object has a life of meaning behind it.
Ten Thousand Villages State College is a 501(c)(3) non-profit governed by a local board of directors.