Fair Trade Champlain
Champlain College is a constantly ranked as one of the best up and coming liberal arts colleges in the US. Located in the heart of Burlington, Vermont, Champlain is situated in an area dedicated to social and environmental responsibility. Fair Trade was already a hot topic at Champlain prior to this campaign, but now we have confirmed that we will remain committed to the cause and strive to support Fair Trade whenever and where ever possible in the future.
Build Your Team
The Fair Trade committee provides leadership and direction for your campaign.
Reach out to Campus Outlets
Work with vendors and food service providers to offer at least two Fair Trade products (e.g. coffee, tea, sugar, gifts) in each outlet on campus.
Source Fair Trade at Events & Meetings
Serve up Fair Trade coffee, tea and other products in offices, at events and through catering.
Commit to Fair Trade Education
Sponsor Fair Trade educational events and activities on campus and work with faculty to bring Fair Trade into the classroom.
Pass Fair Trade Resolution
Draw up a resolution that reflects the college/university’s commitment to Fair Trade and pass it through the appropriate decision-making bodies for approval.