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HOLIDAY FUNDRAISER for GLEN ELLYN YOUTH AND FAMILY COUNSELING SERVICE (GEYFCS)
Join us from Noon to 4pm on Dec. 2 for refreshments and to browse through Ten Thousand Villages’ variety of items from around the world. This shop offers jewelry, clothing, decorative items, table linens, and delicious food and beverage items and provides a marketing outlet for craftsman from many developing countries. Your patronage will benefit these talented artisans, and a percentage of all purchases this afternoon will be donated to GEYFCS. Bring a friend and do some holiday shopping!
About Ten Thousand Villages: Ten Thousand Villages in Glen Ellyn, IL, is a fair trade retailer of artisan-crafted home decor, personal accessories and gift items from across the globe. Featuring products from more than 130 artisan groups in some 38 countries, we are part of a network of over 390 retail outlets throughout the United States selling Ten Thousand Villages products. http://glenellyn.tenthousandvillages.com/calenderevents/view/detail/id/158
Glen Ellyn Youth & Family Counseling Service (GEYFCS) is a community-based, not-for-profit mental health service. Our core mission is to provide professional counseling services to local area youth and families. We offer a range of counseling services including individual counseling services to youth and adults, family counseling, couples counseling, and school consultation. The GEYFCS service area includes all residents of Glen Ellyn and residents of surrounding communities that have children who attend (or would attend) a Glen Ellyn-based school. No individual, family or group shall be denied services based on an inability to pay. http://www.geyfcs.org/
More About Ten Thousand Villages
This storefront is the local branch of Ten Thousand Villages, a nonprofit retailer with over 150 locations nationwide. It offers fair trade goods made by artisans Asia, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East. It is staffed entirely by volunteers and carries an eclectic array of items including furniture, jewelry, sculptures and textiles. It also offers a large selection of fairly traded coffee; customers who join the Coffee Club receive a free bag of coffee for every ten purchased.