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Bridget Gallagher’s Fair Trade Company
Bridget Gallagher’s Fair Trade company works with companies that are certified by and affiliated with:
The International Federation of Alternative Trade
The Fair Trade Federation
The Fair Trade Labelling Organization
These are key internationally recognized authorities in Fair Trade certification for both cooperatives and products. Bridget Gallaghers Fair Trade Company works primarily with companies that belong to these groups, or are affiliated with other trustworthy groups; the U.N & the Catholic Churches in Africa for instance. They audit member cooperatives regularly and define the structure of Fair Trade.
Here are just a sample of the products we import
and sell to support the Fair Trade effort throughout the world.
Dancing Girls Created from recycled telephone wire
& old car parts in Kenya, Africa
Peace Dove ornaments Carved from lumps of
Coal & Tanga nuts [white] in northern Columbia.
Tibetan Prayer Flags block printed with the Wind Horse design. Attracts good fortune & prosperity
Buddha eye card. Made in Nepal by hand.
Choose from a huge range of colours |
from orange to white, to black & blue!
Olive wood bowls hand carved in in Kenya of fallen wood. These bowls have a eductively smooth texture and each one is unique.
Made In Kenya by TEMAK
[Teenage Mothers Acc. Of Kenya] from recycled magazine that are painstakingly rolled & threaded onto cording.
Traditional Salt Pot! Kenya
Carved from tree stumps
Peace Basket Rwanda
Woven in fine sisal this basket is about 3”tall. The lid open & a peace blessing is tucked into everyone. In bold red or white with green patterns. Made by women who have survived together through making handcrafts.
Party Animals Kenya
Carved in Kenya, they all have a pint on the table carved in the shape of Africa. The animals are about 5” tall .
Singing Bowls Nepal
Hold the bowl your open palm & rub the pallet along the outside of the rim gently. Each bowl has its own voice, and each person will bring a different tone forth. Used in ancient ceremonies by Buddhist monks to align energy & calm the soul. The curious vibrations of Singing Bowls have traveled across the Himalayas, along the Silk Road for millennia.
Carved by hand in Nepal of re-claimed wood.
They range from 6” to 12”
Tibetan Incense to cleanse the spirit
Lined & Zippered Kiondos. Kenya
From beautiful African, pretty baubles