Cleveland Heights, Ohio

In recognition and support of the Cleveland Heights buckeyes pushing for trade, not aid.

In a capitalist world, consumerism is power. Let’s harness that power by consuming ethically. Support small-scale producers; buy Fair Trade.

Campaign Progress

Build Your Team

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

Completed February 19th, 2014

Reach out to Retailers

Work with retail locations in your town to offer two or more Fair Trade products.

Completed January 13th, 2015

Enroll Community Organizations

Each town must have a certain number of community organizations using or serving Fair Trade products.

Completed January 28th, 2015

Commit to Fair Trade Education and Events

Raise awareness of Fair Trade in your community through educational events, media coverage, and other activities.

Completed March 18th, 2015

Pass a Fair Trade Resolution

Work with your city or town council to pass a resolution in support of Fair Trade.

Completed March 16th, 2015

From Our Blog

Meet the Keynote Speakers

March 17, 2020 To Be Announced.  Check back later this summer to learn our theme and discover who will be speaking.

Event Sponsor

October 21, 2019 Rachel JewellWestlake, OH Threads Worldwide creates life changing work for women around the world through the fair trade of jewelry. W...

Event Sponsor

October 21, 2019 3606 Bridge Ave, Cleveland, Ohioirtf@irtfcleveland.org216-961-0003 IRTF provides a portal through which we here in Cleveland, and Northeast Ohio as a whole, are able to shop the masterfully crafted...

Fair Trade Locations

Retail Locations   Community Organizations


Serving Equal Exchange at School or Place of Worship!

January 28, 2015 Events & Outreach, Getting Started Download

Fundraising with Equal Exchange!

January 28, 2015 Events & Outreach Download

How to Host a Fair Trade Event!

January 28, 2015 Getting Started Download


Rachel Dana