Lead for Change Blog
Wednesday, April 17, Jost Foundation Room, UVM Davis Center, 7-9 pm. Join us for a free screening of Banana Land, a documentary exposing the truths of the banana industry in Latin America. Bananas have been promoted as wholesome and healthy, but behind the smiling Miss Chiquita propaganda lies a past and present system of terrorism, […]
The 2019 Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference began in the best of ways: a rapid-fire lineup of speakers from the Fair Trade, conscious consumerism, social impact and anti-human trafficking movements delivered rousing speeches. Later on, we heard from Fair Trade USA CEO and founder Paul Rice, who left the audience in awe after recounting how […]
Moline, Illinois – A Quad Cities grad student is starting an effort to raise awareness about fair trade products. Aleah Erenberger first developed a passion for fair trade attending Loras College in Dubuque. She then worked with Fair Trades Campaigns on several projects in the Upper Midwest. Starting in March, she’s working to bring a […]
We knew international women’s day was the perfect opportunity to inform our students on the role Fair Trade plays in women’s lives around the world. Quinnipiac University was having a “teach-in” on the 21st to celebrate the holiday, so we jumped at the change to get involved by spreading the word on fair trade. We […]
CRS Ambassadors will be hiding laminated slips of papers in an Easter egg around campus for Students to find and redeem for “Easter Fair Trade Chocolate” at our CRS Office. Once redeemed the chocolate will be exchanged in a baggie and it comes with a passage educating the students on Fair Trade Items.
Cafe in our business and medical studies building. Known for their Deli and Coffee, as well as some standard granola bars and snacks.
A Convient Store, with specialties in Flatbread and other sandwich making.