Events

California

Fair Trade Product Sampling

February 27
Presented by University of California, Irvine

Join UCI Hospitality & Dining on Tuesday, February 27th from 11:30am-1:30pm at Zot N Go. Sample Fair Trade snacks and learn about UCI’s commitment to being a Fair Trade University.

Fair Trade Product Sampling

February 27
Presented by University of California, Irvine

Join UCI Hospitality & Dining on Tuesday, February 27th from 11:30am-1:30pm at Zot N Go. Sample Fair Trade snacks and learn about UCI’s commitment to being a Fair Trade University.

Massachusetts

Stories by the River Film Festival

January 26
Presented by The River Church South

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
Presented by The River Church South

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. (https://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 […]

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

February 11
Presented by Quincy, MA Fair Trade Campaign

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. (https://fairtradecampaigns.org/2018/01/share-the-love-valentines-day-2018/) As people join in, we’ll let you know! So far: The River Church in Quincy, MA: https://www.facebook.com/events/1608807042519417/

North Carolina

Green and Fair Chapel Day 2018

April 17
Presented by Duke University Chapel

The second annual Green and Fair Chapel Day! In partnership with Sustainable Duke’s Earth Week events. Check out https://chapel.duke.edu/green for updates.

Vermont

Fair Trade Labels 101

January 27
Presented by Burlington, Vermont

This presentation breaks down the differences between Fair Trade Certifications, Fair Trade Membership Organizations, and Direct Trade to help us better understand the Fair Trade Movement. People are encouraged to arrive at 11:30am to participate in a PJC New Volunteer Orientation.

Vermont

Cocoa Campaign Presentation

February 11
Presented by Burlington, Vermont

Cocoa Campaign presentation focuses on the issue of child slavery and human trafficking in the cocoa industry. It is designed to educate, brainstorm solutions and create tangible action steps that fit within the comfort zone of each participant. For more information contact Amy Crosswhite at store@pjcvt.org or 802-863-2345 x3. People are encouraged to arrive at […]

Banana Industry Presentation

February 24
Presented by Burlington, Vermont

This talk is designed to educate, brainstorm solutions and create tangible action steps that fit each participant. People are encouraged to arrive at 11:30pm to participate in a PJC New Volunteer Orientation.

Understanding Free Trade Agreements

March 24
Presented by Burlington, Vermont

Free Trade Agreements were intended to promote trade and boost economies. However, with the combination of corporate influence and developmental inequality, some economies have benefited while other, particularly those in the Global South, have suffered. People are encouraged to arrive at 11:30am to participate in a PJC New Volunteer Orientation.