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Last minute green holidays

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EcoConsumer appearance on KOMO4 News: Last miute green holidays

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How to make a glasses-case gift from toilet-paper rolls and fabric scraps

http://www.carolynshomework.com/2012/07/sew-and-tell-diy-fabric-eyeglass-case.html

How to make a popsicle-stick Star of David

https://www.allkidsnetwork.com/crafts/hanukkah/popsicle-stick-star.asp

Seattle Hebrew Academy ? their 2nd/3rd graders made our Hanukkah-themed gifts/decorations

https://seattlehebrewacademy.org/

Fair-trade menorah, made in Haiti from reclaimed metal, from Ten Thousand Villages

http://www.tenthousandvillages.com/seattle#fndtn-about

Fair-trade Nativity ornament, made in Haiti from reclaimed metal, from Ten Thousand Villages

http://www.tenthousandvillages.com/7f2f6ecc04b2c57954f8fc91133bd744

Fair-trade laundry basket made in Bangladesh, from Ten Thousand Villages

http://www.tenthousandvillages.com/baskets/d745acd53afa97d7ecdb980a843830e4

Field to farm stand play set from responsibly-sourced PlanToys

http://toys-and-games.jn42.com/toy-store.php?id=661551691&p=pbs-kids-field-to-farmstand-playset&c=playsets

Hammond?s Candies, maker of healthier-ingredient Christmas candy canes sold at PCC

http://www.hammondscandies.com/

PCC Natural Markets

http://www.pccnaturalmarkets.com/

Mary?s Place - example of local donation gift in someone?s name

http://www.marysplaceseattle.org/

Nicholas Kristof 12/1/16 New York Times column with creative donation gift ideas

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/01/opinion/gifts-that-make-a-difference.html

Syrian American Medical Society ? donation gift idea from Kristof column

http://sams-usa.net/

Equal Justice Initiative ? donation gift idea from Kristof column

http://eji.org/

Fonkoze microfinance institution in Haiti ? donation gift idea from Kristof column

http://fonkoze.org/

King County Green Holidays resources

http://www.kcgreenholidays.com/

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