A progressive town with fair trade goods and products available seeks to build increasing consumer consciousness and increase access to fair trade in the city. We seek to raise visibility and add to our city’s “brand” by inclusive relationships between businesses, faith communities, universities, and social action groups.
Build Your Team
The Fair Trade committee provides leadership and direction for your campaign.
Reach out to Retailers
Work with retail locations in your town to offer two or more Fair Trade products.
Enroll Community Organizations
Each town must have a certain number of community organizations using or serving Fair Trade products.
Commit to Fair Trade Education and Events
Raise awareness of Fair Trade in your community through educational events, media coverage, and other activities.
Pass a Fair Trade Resolution
Work with your city or town council to pass a resolution in support of Fair Trade.