« Back to Email Newsletter Archives
Momentum, A Fair Trade store in Boulder, Colorado

Upcoming Events

International Women’s Day Event:
Saturday March 21st, 1-4pm

Join us for this event dedicated to improving the
lives of displaced children and orphans.

Momentum is donating 10% of every purchase to BoldeReach.

Enjoy tea and cookies while gathering with founding members of BoldeReach and enter to win a photograph by
International Photographer Jake Norton.

In honor of International Women’s Day, Momentum is hosting BoldeReach - a local non-profit run by a diverse group of women, who came together in 2003, to improve the health, education, economic stability, safety and social equality of women and children in extreme need around the world. Instead of creating a new relief organization, BoldeReach decided to seek out existing programs and organizations that are already making a positive impact and to raise funds for them.

Each year, BoldeReach selects a cause and a specific organization to support; this year's cause is displaced children and orphans and the selected organization is Global Education Fund. This Boulder based non-profit’s mission is to improve the lives of orphans and vulnerable children around the world through education.

To date, BoldeReach has raised over $400,000 for such international issues as girls’ education in Afghanistan, programs to prevent child trafficking, clean water and sanitation, microcredit and grants to help women’s rights activists. You are invited to come learn more about this inspiring non-profit.

Momentum News

New Season, New Styles

A few well chosen accessories can refresh your home, garden and outlook

Get ready for outdoor dining with good friends using our recycled glass pitchers and tumblers filled with fresh iced tea from the Women’s Bean Project. Illuminate your patio with recycled tin lanterns and cultivate whimsical beauty with our handcrafted planters and vibrant watering cans.

Create a calm, relaxed atmosphere with the distinct beach inspired colors and sounds of Zen Zen’s capiz wind chimes and Balinese umbrellas. Zen Zen is dedicated to supporting the Balinese traditional arts through their eco-friendly and fair trade business practices. The capiz shells, used on their chimes and umbrellas, are sustainably harvested by a local family who, after only three years of working with Zen Zen, were able to afford a home for the first time.


February Event

Irma Rodriguez, from the Denver-based Ladies’ Sewing Circle, spent Valentine’s Day at Momentum creating her lavender sachets. During this special V-Day event, customers placed secret love messages inside the sachets. The highlight of the day, for the Momentum staff, was witnessing eager children compose Valentine notes to their parents.

A big thank you to everyone who helped us share the love on Valentine’s Day because we we raised over $100 for The Ladies Sewing Circle.

Momentum, A Fair Trade store in Boulder, Colorado

Momentum | 1625 Pearl Street | Boulder, Colorado 80302 | 303-440-7744
Store Hours: Tues-Sat 10-6, Sun 11-5, Closed Mondays

www.ourmomentum.comClick here to unsubscribe.