Berea College’s Fair Trade University Initiative

Solidifying our dedication to Fair Trade products and global justice. Berea College’s campaign is student-initiated and ran through People Who Care, a student-managed social justice and human rights organization, with the assistance of the full-time staff at the Center for Excellence in Learning Through Service (CELTS).

Campaign Progress

Build Your Team

The Fair Trade committee provides leadership and direction for your campaign.

Completed April 8th, 2014

Reach Out to Campus Outlets

Work with your food service provider to increase the availability of Fair Trade products on campus.

Completed April 7th, 2014

Enroll Offices and Catering

Work with campus offices and catering to source Fair Trade products.

Completed April 11th, 2014

Commit to Fair Trade Education and Events

Raise awareness of Fair Trade on your campus through events, curriculum, news coverage, and more.

Completed March 17th, 2014

Pass a Fair Trade Resolution

Draw up a resolution that reflects the college’s commitment to Fair Trade and pass it through the appropriate decision-making bodies for approval.

Completed January 8th, 2014

Recent Tweets

People Who Care

@PWC_CELTS 5 years Ago

Join us tonight at 8PM in the Stammer Room to talk about Neurodivergence and mental health! Coffee and tea provided!

People Who Care

@PWC_CELTS 6 years Ago

Come to tonight's Cafe Social Justice to talk about environmental justice, screen a documentary, and write letters…

People Who Care

@PWC_CELTS 6 years Ago

This week's organizational spotlight is The Solutions Project. The Solutions Project is leading an energy revolutio…

Fair Trade Products

Mental Health Fair Basket Giveaway Alumni Lounge
Campus Coffee Iniative Campus Departments
Berea College Dining Services
Cafe SJ
Learning Center
Crossroads Cafe


Matt Walker