Pre-Holiday Fair Trade Show and Sale

Our 10th annual Pre-Holiday Fair Trade Show and Sale will be held on Sunday, December 11thfrom 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM in the Alliance Room.  This year, we will feature goods from Rain Lily as well as Women Helping Women.  Enjoy the wonderful assortment of fair trade jewelry, scarves and more from Asian, Indian , Guatemalan and Ecuadorian fair trade artisans, plus the exciting new woven and alpaca goods from Ecuador – children’s clothing and shawls and more. Your purchases help to improve the lives of women engaged in these handicrafts and the lives of their families. Katie Mahoney, owner of Rain Lily, and Gayle Jones, a fellow UU from Plainfield and one of the founders of Women Helping Women, will donate a generous percentage of their sales to our UUCM. Rain Lily and Women Helping Women supported our Auction this year, too, with their donated goods for a beautiful Fair Trade Basket! Visit to preview some of the items or contact Francesca Elms for more info.