Many Hands Trading is a locally-owned retail store located in downtown Corvallis and McMinnville, OR.
Many Hands Trading is an independently owned business whose mission includes:
– Choosing suppliers carefully by supporting independent artisans and small family owned domestic companies, well-researched overseas companies practicing the principles of Fair Trade and certified Fair Trade suppliers.
– Practicing the principle of Fair Trade by basing our direct trading partnerships on reciprocal benefits and mutual respect: Insuring prices paid to artisans reflect the work they do; insuring workers the right to organize; promoting health and safety in the workplace; promoting environmentally sustainable manufacturing processes.
– Contributing financial support to organizations that support children, education and families.
– Promoting cultural exchange and education by providing a marketplace for quality hand-crafted items from around the world that includes information about the artisans and their crafting techniques and traditions.