Earth Day Event:
Saturday April 18th, 1-4pm
In the spirit of Earth Day, Momentum is giving away FREE TREES and hosting Global Greengrants Fund.
Celebrate Earth Day locally and globally- plant a native tree in
your own backyard and learn about how Global Greengrants Fund is furthering the international
environmental justice movement. If you don't have a place to plant a tree, Momentum will plant one in your name through the National Arbor Day Foundation. Honor the Earth with us on Saturday, April 18th.
Global Greengrants Fund, is a Boulder-based non-profit that supports grassroots groups working for
environmental justice and sustainability around the globe. Their far-reaching programs benefit
communities in some of the poorest and most vulnerable areas of the world. Since 1993, Greengrants has
made more than 5,000 grants, totaling over $20 million! Greengrants staff will be available to discuss the inspiring work of their grantee partners.
Let the beauty of what we love be what we do. There are a hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the ground. – Rumi
World Fair Trade Day & Mother’s Day Event:
Saturday, May 2nd, 1-7pm
Come hear Peruvian artisans Ayde Riveros and Evangelina Pizaros’ compelling stories of their turbulent lives and how Fair Trade has helped them achieve economic and social stability. They will be at Momentum from 1-3pm creating crafts, selling products, and sharing their stories.
For more information on the Artisan Visit, click here.
A Fair Trade Beverages and Chocolate reception will follow from 3-7pm. Momentum is donating 10% of the day’s sales to Mother’s Acting Up (MAU), in honor of the world’s mothers and World Fair Trade Day.
Honor the Earth with Momentum's Sustainable Styles
Woven from 100% recycled plastic in Thailand, Mad Mats are an eco-friendly, colorful and care-free option for both outdoor and indoor living. We have five different reversible patterns- available in 4x6 and 5x8 sizes.
Wisconsin based Green Glass rescues bottles from the waste stream and converts them into glassware that is perfect for
eco-entertaining this summer.
Block printed in India using vegetable dyes and fabric remnants, Eco Totes are a must have for shopping at the farmer’s market or grocery store.
On Earth Day proper, April 22nd, Eco Totes will be 40% OFF!
Momentum is proud to be Green America approved for People and the Planet for the second year in a row and on May 2nd and 3rd we are participating in the first annual Denver Green Festival. Come visit us at this Green Consumers Expo- we
will be at booth #817.
Our International Women’s Day Event raised $250 for BoldeReach. This local non-profit supports organizations that aid and empower women and children in extreme need around the world. Board members, Alice Norton and Carolyn Schuham, greeted shoppers with packets of basil and zinnia seeds and hosted a raffle to win a photograph by International Photographer Jake Norton.
A big congratulations to Maureen Rimar, the lucky winner!