Urbana Fair Trade
If you are interested to serve on the core committee or becoming a regular volunteer, email us at UCFairTrade@gmail.com
You can keep an eye out for retail outlets that sell fair trade items and tell us about them through this short survey: http://tinyurl.com/UCFairTradeRetail. You can also tell what they are selling by filling out this survey: http://tinyurl.com/UCFairTradeItem.
If you know of a Community Organization already offering a fair trade item, please tell us about them through this short survey: http://tinyurl.com/UCFairTradeCommunityOrgs.
GOAL 4 GET MEDIA LOVE
If you are purchasing a fair trade item, use the hashtag #UCFairTrade to show us some love on Social Media and follow us @UCFairTrade on twitter!
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.
Engage Your Town
Each town must have a certain number of community organizations using or serving Fair Trade products.
Get Some Love from the Media
Broadcast how local action can deliver life changing benefits to farmers and artisans.
Engage Your Local Government
Build long-lasting relationships with your local government and pass a Fair Trade resolution.