Anyone sewing for Little Dresses for Africa, in the Nashville area, should stop by the Ten Thousand Villages store. They have collected pillow cases for the month of August and are happy to GIVE them to you, to turn into little dresses. Ten
Visit a Ten Thousand Villages store near you and you’ll find everything from unique handmade gifts, jewelry, personal accessories, home decor, art & sculpture to ceramics, textiles, baskets and musical instruments. Meet their friendly and knowledgeable staff and volunteers who can tell you more about the products we sell and the artisans who make them.
Each product is exquisitely handcrafted and reflects the traditions and cultures of artisans from Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. Feel the rhythm of international music, smell the aroma of fairly traded gourmet coffee and taste the luxuriously rich chocolate made from fairly traded cocoa beans.
Founded in 1946, the company has grown from the trunk of founder Edna Ruth Byler’s car to a network of 72 branded Ten Thousand Villages fair trade retail stores throughout the United States, with additional stores located across Canada. All Ten Thousand Villages stores are nonprofit organizations and many dedicated volunteers help to staff the stores.
Visit a Ten Thousand Villages store today. Your gift purchases help pay for food, education, healthcare and housing for artisans who would otherwise be unemployed or underemployed. Your support helps sustain our longstanding trading relationships—relationships that empower artisans, support thriving businesses and strengthen communities.
Greenbriar Village 3900 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 20
Nashville, TN 37215
Phone/Email Phone: 615-385-5814