The Ridgefield Connecticut Fair Trade campaign is the focus of a Girl Scout silver award project. The campaign is looking to engage and educate residents, community groups, retailers, and local government. The goal is to share the values of Fair Trade within Ridgefield and to acheive Fair Trade status for the town.
Build Your Team
The Fair Trade committee provides leadership and direction for your campaign.
Reach out to Retailers
Work with retail locations in your town to offer two or more Fair Trade products.
Engage Your Town
Each town must have a certain number of community organizations using or serving Fair Trade products.
Get Some Love from the Media
Broadcast how local action can deliver life changing benefits to farmers and artisans.
Engage Your Local Government
Build long-lasting relationships with your local government and pass a Fair Trade resolution.