Many Hands Trading is a local & independently owned retail store located in downtown Corvallis and downtown McMinnville.
We carry unique items from local artisans to those around the world!
Shop with us for housewares, jewelry, cards, gifts, clothing, accessories, toys, body products and more at great prices with a wide variety of fair trade & directly sourced items.
Many Hands Trading is about:
Buying directly from the artists whenever possible allows for fair wages & immediate support for families of craftspeople.
Choosing suppliers responsibly by supporting independent artisans & small family owned domestic companies, & overseas companies practicing fair trade principles.
Contributing financial support to organizations that support children, education and families.
We do this by choosing to buy resposibly, and through our 'Day of Sharing' fundraising events.
Promoting local small business is important in making Corvallis and McMinnville strong and wonderful places to live.
As a locally-owned small business ourselves, we are proud to support our fellow entrepreneurs. We gladly carry gifts, jewelry & coffee from local artists & craftspeople!
Many Hands Trading's business mission also includes:
- Basing our direct trading partnerships on reciprocal benefits and mutual respect: Insuring prices paid to artisans reflect the work they do; insuring workers the right to organize; promoting health and safety in the workplace; promoting environmentally sustainable manufacturing processes.
- Promoting cultural exchange and education by providing a marketplace for quality hand-crafted items from around the world that includes information about the artisans and their crafting techniques and traditions.