Serving the Faithful Since 1960
Catholic Supply of St. Louis, Inc. is happy to offer fair trade products from India. By purchasing these items, you provide fair trade employment to hundreds of artisans in and around Delhi, with the goal of fighting exploitation, poverty, and social injustice. Your purchase creates employment for disadvantaged artisans, and advocates for literacy, fair wages, and protection of children.
Benefits to artisans include shared profits, fair wages, savings plans, interest-free loans, health programs, technical courses for women to upgrade their skills, and adult literacy programs. This program prevents unfair trade practices in the region and opposes child labor in India, while offering scholarships and opportunities to help children stay in school.