The River Church South

Our church got involved in working to fight Human Trafficking in March of 2012 which easily led us to wanting to make good consumer choices. We now have Fair Trade sugar, coffee, tea, and hot chocolate, and display an Equal Exchange poster above our cafe table.

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Campaign Progress

Incorporate Fair Trade Education into Your Social Teachings

Connect the tenets of your faith to Fair Trade. Empower congregants to live their faith by being conscious consumers.

Completed April 19th, 2017

Commit to Purchase Fair Trade Products When They Are Available

Work with your congregation to offer Fair Trade products regularly at services, vending machines or offices.

Completed April 19th, 2017

Include Fair Trade in Events

Serve up Fair Trade coffee, tea, and other products when possible at meetings, in gathering places, and at events.

Completed April 19th, 2017

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Upcoming Events

Stories by the River Film Festival

January 26

Local filmmakers and interested supporters of local film coming together to celebrate the telling of meaningful stories. The evening begins with a screening of all 10 official selections. The Audience will then have a chance to vote by ballot for their favorite. While the ballots are being counted, everyone is invited to help themselves to […]

Share the Love: Valentine’s Cards to Farmers and Artisans

February 11

It’s simple: Print the Valentine’s Card template, set up a table, allow people to write notes on the cards, send them back to the Fair Trade Campaigns office by Sunday, February 28th. (http://fairtradecampaigns.org/2018/01/share-the-love-valentines-day-2018/) Our church is participating in this initiative on Sunday, February 11th, and we are inviting others to join us (https://www.facebook.com/events/1608807042519417/) in sharing […]

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Resources

Costco Kirkland Whole Bean Coffee

April 19, 2017 Best Practices & Tips

Equal Exchange

April 19, 2017 Download

Members

Kristina Kaiser
Linda Roy
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