Ten Thousand Villages in Montreat, NC has graciously offered their support to the Black Mountain Counseling Center by hosting a fundraiser in the fall. 15% of the proceeds from sales between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 23 will go to the Center.

Ten Thousand Villages is a nonprofit Fair Trade Organization (FTO) that “creates opportunities for artisans in developing countries to earn income by bringing their products and stories to our markets through long-term, fair trading relationships,” according to their mission statement. By shopping at Ten Thousand Villages on October 23, you will not only be supporting the Black Mountain Counseling Center, you will be supporting the global community.  You can learn more about their mission here.

Information about the Center will be available, and Center staff will also be available to answer any questions you may have. We will post more information as the event nears. We look forward to seeing you there!