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Thursday October 4th 11:30-1:30pm – FT tabling event
Due to the Fair Trade Month of October, we will be promoting Fair Trade Certified coffee at our dining hall grounds. There will be served Farmer Brothers Portland Bland coffee to go and educational brochures about Fair Trade will be distributed. Our goal is to spread awareness about the movement of Fair Trade.
Fair Trade Towns, an international, grassroots campaign to build solidarity between consumers and producers, raise awareness of Fair Trade, and drive institutional commitment to Fair Trade products, has reached a major milestone as there are now over 2,000 Fair Trade Towns in 29 countries on 6 continents. Starting in 2000 in Garstang, U.K., the grassroots […]
Registration Deadline Extended – Sign Up by November 8 Here’s your chance to get some great, free materials for that final Fair Trade event of the fall semester! Donations from a few generous Fair Trade partners make it possible for us to support campaigns hosting a Fair Trade study break or other event during Finals […]
As you walk down your local grocery store aisles, read the latest health magazines, or flip through the channels on your TV, “super foods” have continued to be a constant craze for the last decade. Touted as having particularly beneficial health impacts ranging from higher nutrient values to preventing cancer and diabetes, these products tend to […]
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We will be screening The People and The Olive and selling items as part of the nationwide Fair Trade Bake Sale. This event will be conducted in partnership with our local Ten Thousand Villages.
This event will be conducted in partnership with our local Ben and Jerry’s. Students will sign pledges to personally reduce their impact on the climate and then proclaim their pledges through a bullhorn. Free Ben and Jerry’s will be served.