Mexicali co-owner Kim reports from Nepal: “We had such a great visit. After catching up and greeting everyone in the office, the sweet Nirmala cooked us all a tasty lunch as she does every day for the dZi staff. Just coming off of their week-long staff summit, they were full of excitement and energy for […]
The beginning of the year is when we take inventory—not just of the world goods in our stores and warehouse, but of our progress and our goals. In all of 2017, nothing gave us as much joy as giving back through our corporate philanthropy program. Mexicali Blues donates a minimum of 1% of sales every […]
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“Well everybody’s dancin’ in a ring around the sun; Nobody’s finished, we ain’t even begun.” —The Grateful Dead, The Golden Road We have stepped up our sustainability in a big way these past two years, adding solar panels to our flagship store on Route One in Newcastle last year and now to the top of […]
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The students of Rok, Solukhumbu live a day’s walk from the nearest road and a two-day walk from any kind of medical care. They are a resilient, self-reliant people, but almost a third of the structures in their community were destroyed by the 2015 earthquake. Their children have been without a school for years and […]
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Happy #GivingTuesday! #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. This year, Mexicali Blues is teaming […]
“In November, people are good to each other.” —Cynthia Rylant, In November The holiday season is finally here, and we’re bursting with gratitude, good vibes, and great plans to give back! Isn’t it amazing how November’s colder temperatures and longer, darker nights draw us closer to those we love and fill us with gratitude for […]
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