UCC Norwell Fair Trade Initiative

We are a Christ-centered inclusive community called to ministry. We purchase Fair Trade coffees, teas , chocolates, etc from Equal Exchange, a local Fair Trade roaster, and serve it every Sunday at coffee hour. We also have Fair Trade sales on the second Sunday of every month where we sell a variety of Equal Exchange products. UCCN Fair Trade Initiative will host its second Fair Trade Alternative Market on November 3, 2018. This market brings together Fair Trade vendors and local small farmers and artisans to provide fair trade purchasing power to the South Shore area of Massachusetts. We are very excited to provide this opportunity of growth in the Fair Trade movement . We also work hand in hand to support our South Shore Interfaith Coalition Against Human Trafficking.

Campaign Progress

Build Your Team

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

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Source Fair Trade Products

Replace goods purchased by the congregation with Fair Trade products.

Completed February 17th, 2019

Commit to Fair Trade Education and Events

Educate members of the congregation about how Fair Trade empowers them to live out their religious tradition.

Completed February 17th, 2019

Upcoming Events

UCC Norwell Fair Trade Initiative sale dates

March 10

February 10, 2019 March 10. 2019 April 14, 2019 May 5, 2019 June 9. 2019 All sales will take place in our Fellowship Hall following our 10 o’clock woship.

UCC Super Saturday Tri-State Conference

March 16

UCC Norwell Fair Trade Initiative will be participating as a vendor in the Market Place at this event. We will be selling Equal Exchange products as well as crafts and jewelry from artisans in El Salvador through a program that we work indirectly with; The Women’s Micro Credit Entrepreneur Program. A majority of the time […]

Fair Trade Products

Members

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