Lead for Change Blog November 2011

Top Row: Nancy Jones of Fair Trade Town Chicago, IL, Billy Linstead-Goldsmith, National Coordnator Fair Trade Towns USA, Ryan Midden of Fair Trade Town Boston, MA. Arlene & Paul Renshaw of Fair Trade Town  Mankato, MN.  Bottom row: Courtney Lang, Grassroots Outreach Manager at Fair Trade USA and Barbara Bole of Fair Trade Town Media, PA

Change Comes from the People: 1070 Fair Trade Towns and Counting

November 26, 2011

For eleven years and running, Fair Trade Towns have been the driving force behind consumer citizenship; starting with Garstang, U.K. in 2000, Media, PA in 2006, and leading us into 2012 with over 1,070 towns in 23 countries across 6 continents.


Fair Trade Universities Back from Tour

November 16, 2011

By: Kate Polakiewicz, Strategic Relations Assistant at Fair Trade USA I’m back from the Campus Consciousness Tour and some things are missing in my life – scoops of Ben and Jerry’s Jimmy Fallon Late Night Snack (Fair Trade Certified vanilla ice cream with fudge covered potato chips), waking up every day at different but confusingly […]

Imagine this storefront with a Fair Trade Towns Montclair window cling.  Now, it can happen!

Customizable Materials Now Available for Fair Trade Towns!

November 9, 2011

Have you wanted window clings and brochures for your campaign, but found trouble when designing them? Elevate your campaign by tailoring the new Fair Trade Towns brochure, window cling, poster (available soon), table tent and stock-it card to highlight your community.