Lead for Change Blog


January 24, 2022

Share the Love: Valentine’s Day 2022

January 19, 2022

On February 14, many of us take time to show extra love to the special people in our lives. This year, we’re shifting our usual Valentine’s Day programming to a virtual platform and inviting you to share the love with the farmers behind your Fair Trade flowers and chocolate. Why Chocolate? The global cocoa market’s […]

Bee Bella Lip Balm

January 14, 2022

Partnered with farmers from Peru for its cocoa butter and coco oil. https://www.beebella.buzz/

Zambeezi Lemongrass Bar Soap 3.6 oz

January 14, 2022

Fair trade certified bar soap from a partnership with beekeepers in Zambia and American farmers. https://zambeezi.com/pages/our-story

Zambeezi Lavender Bar Soap 3.6 oz

January 14, 2022

Fair trade certified bar soap partnership with beekeepers in Zambia and the American farmers. \ https://zambeezi.com/pages/our-story

Honest Tea Organic Fair Trade Half Tea & Half Lemonade 16.9 oz.

January 14, 2022

Found in Cranbrook school store and will be a permanent selection.

Sourcing Fair Trade Products – Honest Tea

January 11, 2022

At MHS we are working with the school to offer Fair Trade products regularly. Honest Tea, a fair trade certified product, is now being offered in the cafeteria, offices, and teacher lounge to students, faculty, and staff.


January 11, 2022


January 11, 2022

Freddy’s Convenience Store

January 10, 2022

Offers hot meal items and prepackaged meals in addition to snacks, beverages, and grocery items.

Fair Trade Apparel & Fair Labor Educational Event at Manhasset High School

January 6, 2022

An Educational workshop educating students on the Fair Trade Movement and specifically on fair trade apparel and labor.

Saint Ambrose University

January 5, 2022

nicole Gant

January 5, 2022

Public Policies on Fair Trade – in Brazil, Belgium, Ecuador, the European Union, France, Italy, & beyond

January 5, 2022

The study, from November 2021, presents six case studies: Brazil, Belgium, Ecuador, the European Union, France and Italy, and includes snapshots on Tanzania and Sri Lanka – two emerging cases from Africa and Asia that show potential for further development. Page 32 – the Fair Trade Campaign in Belgium could inspire Fair Trade Towns in […]

University of Wisconsin River Falls

December 21, 2021

University of Wisconsin River Falls is committed to being a socially, economically, and environmentally responsible college. Our fair-trade campaign aims to make fair choices when buying food and clothing for students, faculty, staff members, and visitors. The food we purchase has an impact on the environment. Becoming certified helps us assist our role as the […]

Kaitlin Ramirez

December 21, 2021

Year in Review: Top 10 Achievements of 2021

December 16, 2021

2021 did not hold our campaigns back from advocating for Fair Trade and achieving their goals!  Let’s take a look back at the Top 10 Achievements of the Year. 1) We kicked off 2021 with Fair Spring monthly themes!  With the success of Fair Fall in 2020, we continued the monthly themes and interactive resources […]

Commons Area

December 10, 2021