Fairtrade Gifts for Mother’s Day

1 May 2023

Moms. Aunts. Grandmothers. Sisters. The list goes on and on of all the important women in our lives who have given us endless support. This May, Fairtrade America is here to help you thank your biggest role model with the perfect ethical gift. Don’t forget, Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 14, 2023.

Mother’s Day is a special occasion to honor the incredible women in our lives who have nurtured, loved, and shaped us. As we celebrate this day, let’s embrace the opportunity to make a difference by choosing ethical and meaningful gifts. Fairtrade offers a wide range of certified products that not only convey your love and appreciation but also empower farmers and workers worldwide. In this guide, we’ll explore Fairtrade certified Mother’s Day gift ideas, highlight the significance of ethical purchasing, and celebrate the values of both motherhood and sustainability.

Mother’s Day is about more than just material presents; it’s an opportunity to express gratitude while supporting values that matter. By choosing Fairtrade certified gifts, you are prioritizing sustainability, fair wages, and improved livelihoods for farmers and workers around the globe. These gifts carry a deeper significance, symbolizing your commitment to social and environmental justice.

5 sustainable gifts for mom

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    Twiga Coffee

    In Swahili, twiga means giraffe. Like the giraffe, Twiga Coffee is big – in its mission, and in the robust flavors that are a delight to the senses. The team plays an instrumental role in supporting the livelihoods of farmers and the local communities we serve.

    Give the mothers in your life the gift that gives back. Twiga donates 10% of all sales to wildlife conservation.

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  • Looma Home gift box

    Hulyahome Bedding

    Any hard-working Mom deserves a good night’s sleep. Explore Hulyahome’s Origanami Fairtrade certified and organic cotton bed linens. Their cozy collection of sustainable pillows, comforters and duvets is on sale this Spring with their 20% Off Store-Wide Spring Sale. Just use the discount code SPRING20 at checkout!

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  • Fran's mothers day collection

    Fran’s Chocolates

    A classic box of beautifully wrapped chocolates can go a long way in showing anyone you care. Fran’s Chocolates has got you covered with their Mother’s Day collection, featuring our favorite assorted candies: Fairtrade certified Gray Salt Caramels and Smoked Salt Caramels.  

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  • Terra Thread Totes

    Terra Thread Totes

    From grocery shopping to an afternoon at the pool or playground to a weekend campout on the beach—these sturdy canvas tote bags are the ultimate utility haulers. Made with 14-oz Fairtrade organic cotton canvas, they are super durable, spacious, and feature an inside drop-pocket to keep items secure and close at hand.

    Your purchase also supports Feeding America’s campaign to end hunger by helping donate meals to kids and families in need.

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  • A bottle of Riojana chardonnay wine with the Fairtrade Mark.

    La Riojana

    This is a vibrant, delicate wine and is packed with aromatic tropical fruit flavors. This makes a great aperitif for any season and any occasion.  It also makes the perfect partner to roast chicken and pasta with creamy sauces.

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This Mother’s Day, let’s celebrate with meaning and purpose. By choosing Fairtrade certified gifts, we can show our love and appreciation for our mothers while supporting a global movement towards sustainability and social justice.

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