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Harrisonburg, VA

181 S. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

Store Hours

Mon-Sat:10 am - 6 pm

Sun:12 pm - 4 pm

Ten Thousand Villages Harrisonburg is more than a store. For over 25 years we have empowered the Harrisonburg community to make a difference and shop with intention for ethically-sourced products. We are a global maker-to-market movement, creating opportunities for artisans in developing countries to earn income through long-term, fair trading relationships.

You can trust that every handmade purchase you make from us directly impacts the life and community of its makers.

We've got Thousands of Stories to Tell!

Our Mission

Here at Ten Thousand Villages, our mission is to create opportunities for artisans in developing countries to earn income by bringing their products and stories to our markets through long-term, fair trading relationships.


Our Story

Let us tell you a story! We are happy to offer informative presentations in a wide variety of settings. This is a free service we provide if you're looking for a unique way to share memorable moments with family and friends, give your class a boost, inspire your youth group, or treat your organization to a special event. Here are just a few of the topics we can cover:

  • bringing economic justice and hope to small scale artisans the benefits of fair trade
  • supporting women in business and women empowerment
  • creative recycling around the world and environmental responsibility
  • can include product displays, videos of artisans, and fun activities

Great For:

  • Schools and universities
  • Women’s groups
  • Book clubs
  • Religious groups
  • Environmental organizations
  • Business events
  • And more!...

 Plan Your Special Event

We can host our story time here at the store or come to you at your meeting place. We can customize our presentation to each event and are happy to work with groups of all ages and sizes.
For more information, talk to one of our staff in the store or email outreach.harrisonburg@tenthousandvillages.com

If you are ready to get started, please fill out this form and we will respond to you shortly!
We look forward to sharing our story with you!

As always, we are still collecting new or gently worn shoes for the Well of Hope International Shoe Drive. The sale of these shoes in Kenya provides funds to purchase land and homes, providing secure shelter for widows and their children.

Shoes collected for Well of Hope International.

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