Mirador Awarded Silver Certification

Mirador Community Store, a kitchen and home store, was awarded the Silver Certification from the Sustainability At Work program run out of the City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability. Sustainability at Work was formed in 2007 to help local businesses achieve a more environmental workspace.
An advisor was assigned to Mirador, and a step … Read More.

Fair Trade 101

Depending on your perspective, the choices you make as a consumer simply impact yourself, or they impact the lives of hundreds or even thousands of other, mostly impoverished people. The fair trade industry believes the latter is true. It has been harnessing the positive purchasing power of consumers for decades.
Fair trade reduces global poverty by … Read More.