University of North Carolina, Charlotte

We are striving to make UNCC a better place:
By offering Fair Trade products.
To encourage our students, faculty and staff to allow workers to earn a fair price for their goods.
To spread the word about Fair Trade goods and services.

Campaign Progress

Build Your Team

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

Completed November 3rd, 2017

Reach Out to Campus Outlets

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

Completed February 2nd, 2018

Enroll Offices and Catering

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

Completed July 3rd, 2017

Commit to Fair Trade Education and Events

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

Completed February 14th, 2018

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 November 12th, 2019

Recent Tweets

FairTrade UNCC

@FairtradeUNCC 3 months Ago

Have you signed up for Yoga with Norm yet? December 10, at 4 pm at Belk Gym. We will have #fairtrade snacks and pri…

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@FairtradeUNCC 4 months Ago

It’s official! Our campus partner, Rich Steele, signed the Fair Trade Resolution for UNC Charlotte to earn the Fair…

FairTrade UNCC

@FairtradeUNCC 4 months Ago

Have you started to notice the “fair trade certified” tags across campus? Keep an eye out at the Market on Craver,…

Fair Trade Products

Sambazon Acai Popp-Martin Student Union
Main Street Market Cone Building
Prospector / Fresh 2 U Prospector
Einstein Bros. Bagels Student Union, 1st Floor
Bistro 49 Student Union, 2nd floor
SoVi Market South Village
Catering CAB
Barnes & Noble at UNC Charlotte Student Union, 1st Floor
Starbucks Coffee Student Union, 1st Floor
Outtakes Market Student Union, 1st Floor
Orbis Grille Portal Building
Crown Commons Student Union, 2nd floor
SoVi Dining Hall South Village
Fretwell Cafe Fretwell Building
Atkins Cafe Atkins Library