Events

Slice of Service

September 03 Presented by Loyola Marymount University

Check out the Fair Trade committee at Slice of Service. We’ll be there with free samples and information on Fair Trade. Contact: lmufairtrade@gmail.com

Film Screening: The Dark Side of Chocolate

September 10 Presented by Loyola Marymount University

The LMU community is invited to a free screening of the documentary The Dark Side of Chocolate, hosted by the Center for Service & Action’s Fair Trade Committee and the William H. Hannon Library. This documentary, directed by Danish journalist Miki Mistrati, investigates allegations of child labor trafficking in the billion dollar international chocolate industry. […]

Fair Trade and Faith

September 21
Presented by Fair Trade OLA

Discussion about the basic elements of Fair Trade and how Fair Trade relates to the demand for justice found throughout Scripture.

Fair Trade Pancake Breakfast

October 05
Presented by Houston, Texas

Celebrate National Fair Trade Month deliciously – join us for Fair Trade pancakes and toppings in the heart of Houston! Yum!

Fair Trade Coffee Booth at Parish Fall Festival

October 11
Presented by Holy Family Church – Fair Trade Supporter

The Environmental/Fair Trade Ministries plan to have a Fair Trade coffee booth at the parish Fall Festival for 2014. Possibilities: Sell FT coffee, hot chocolate, and tea.

Ohio Fair Trade Expo

October 25 Presented by Cleveland Heights, Ohio

Initiated in 2009, the Expo brings people together from across the state (and country) to learn about and become more involved in fair trade. As in past years, the expo will include keynote speakers, workshops, and a fair trade marketplace, with the potential for additional programs involving students and youth organizations.

Fair Trade International Gift Fair

November 17
Presented by Galloway, New Jersey

This is our 10th year of putting on our Fair Trade gift fair, we sell fair trade items, clothing, coffee, holiday ornaments, etc. We educate the public about fair trade and they have a choice in their purchases in things such as coffee, tea, chocolate and clothing.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Court St. UMC

November 27
Presented by 2nd Congregational/ 1st Presbyterian Church

2nd./1st. is a Downtown Church and Court Steet Methodist Church is our neighbor. We provide Fair Trade Coffee and eco-friendly cups to Court Street UMC, to use at their Thanksgiving Dinner.

Annual Cookie Walk

December 14
Presented by 2nd Congregational/ 1st Presbyterian Church

Tons of home-made cookies for sale, lunch and a Fair Trade Booth!