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Meet the Makers: ShemeshFarms

Photo Courtesy of ShemeshFarms We would like to welcome ShemeshFarms as a new member of The Little Market family! ABOUT THE MAKERS ShemeshFarms Farm Fellows Photo Courtesy of ShemeshFarms Based in Malibu, California, ShemeshFarms supports dignified skill development opportunities for farm fellows living with diverse abilities. Often for young adults with diverse abilities, they age…

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The Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

The Little Market is your perfect match for all your gifting needs this Valentine’s Day. Treat your community with special gifts from our ethically sourced collection.  Here are a few thoughtful ways in which you can give a little love.  Candles For the light of your life Light up your Valentine’s heart with a candle…

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Recognizing Black History Month

At The Little Market, we are committed to creating space for diverse experiences to be highlighted and celebrated. We recognize our obligation to continue learning about the experiences of marginalized communities within the United States and across the globe.  Black History Month is a celebratory recognition of the many contributions Black communities have made, and continue…

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Trans Rights are Human Rights.

Click here to download and join us in raising awareness. We believe that trans rights are human rights. Transgender people face discrimination, stigma, and violence in schools, healthcare settings, workplaces, and even in the place they should be safest — their homes. The Williams Institute reports that in the U.S., 29 percent of trans adults…

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Recognizing International Day of Education

As part of our nonprofit mandate, The Little Market is committed to crafting meaningful educational content for our audiences, centered on the many intersecting social justice issues affecting underserved women around the globe. Access to education, both formal and informal, facilitates a mutual understanding and cohesion across communities.  Today, we recognize International Day of Education….

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Recognizing Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is commemorated as an icon for democracy, a moral leader, and a pivotal figure in the civil rights and social justice movements. As we celebrate this important observance, we must reflect on the struggle to formally recognize Dr. King’s legacy as a united nation. We must continue his work…

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The Little Market’s Year in Review: 2020

To our community, As we reflect on 2020, one word comes to mind: hope. Despite the challenges of the year, we are hopeful for the future because of the resilience of the artisans and producers we work with — and because of the support of people like you, all over the world, who share our vision for a…

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Gift Guide: For the Holidays

The holiday season is here! No matter how you’re connecting with loved ones this year, consider gifting meaningful gifts that give back and make a difference. You can do double the good by treating your community and supporting the artisan and producer groups who create our collection by hand.  Keep reading for ideas for gifts…

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Recognizing Human Rights Day

On Dec. 10, we commemorate the United Nations’ Human Rights Day. The Little Market is an organization founded on the fundamental belief that human rights are the pillar of a just society. We believe that everyone, regardless of their identity or geographical location, deserves dignity, respect, and access to the right tools to thrive.  Human…

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