Fair Trade Minneapolis

Because the products we buy and sell are connected to the livelihoods of others. Supporting responsible companies, empowering farmers and workers, and protecting the environment.

Our principles: environmental sustainability, ethical production methods, fair wages, and safe working conditions.

Campaign Progress

Build Your Team

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

Completed July 6th, 2020

Reach out to Retailers

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

Completed July 23rd, 2020

Enroll Community Organizations

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

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Commit to Fair Trade Education and Events

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

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Pass a Fair Trade Resolution

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

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Upcoming Events

Fair Trade Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Monday, August 10, 2020, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm.

August 10

Goal # 4 – Commit to Fair Trade Education & Events: WHAT: Virtual meeting/events will now count towards goal #4 for towns. The SECOND Steering Committee Meeting for Fair Trade Minneapolis, virtual via Zoom, on Monday, August 10, 2020, will take place from 7:30 to 9:00 pm.

Fair Trade Locations

Retail Locations   Community Organizations

Members

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