Ten Thousand Villages
Ten Thousand Villages121 N. Marion
Oak Park IL, 60301
Owner(s): Clare Leavitt, Manager
Established: Sept 2007
Ten Thousand Villages in Oak Park is a nonprofit fair trade retailer of handcrafted home decor, personal accessories, and gift items from more than 130 artisan groups in 38 countries. We are part of a network of over 156 retail outlets throughout the United States selling Ten Thousand Villages products.
Ten Thousand Villages in Oak Park opened in September 2007. The store is governed by a local Board of Directors and staffed primarily by volunteers.
Community Shopping Days: Ten Thousand Villages partners with churches, schools and other nonprofits to host Community Shopping Days.
Off-Site Sales: Ten Thousand Villages will come to your organization or church, bringing fair trade shopping to your members. One or two day sales are available, and they are a great way for your group to support artisans around the world.