Join McGovern Medical School’s Faculty Wives and Women Faculty for an evening to shop and benefit student scholarships.

Ten Thousand Villages, located at 2424A Rice Blvd., will donate 15 percent of net sales to the Faculty Wives and Women Faculty Doris Simon Fund for Medical School student scholarships. The event will be held 6-8 p.m., Nov. 10 and light refreshments will be served.

Shopping will benefit the scholarship can be done anytime on Nov. 10, or a day or two before or after the event, simply by mentioning the Faculty Wives and Women Faculty.

The Medical School’s Faculty Wives and Women Faculty organization was created in 1973 to foster a sense of community among its growing membership and to find ways to assist medical students.

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