Events

Illinois

Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference 2019

March 01
Presented by Rollins College Fair Trade

We are participating with our staff advisor and three student coordinators at the 2019 Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference. We are excited about this upcoming opportunity!

Massachusetts

Share the Love: Valentine’s Day 2019

February 08
Presented by Quincy, MA Fair Trade Campaign

The Quincy Fair Trade Task Force is partnering with Quincy College this year in order to Share the Love with farmers and artisans in Ghana, Vietnam & Ecuador. Participating is simple! We’ll have a table set up with Valentine’s Day cards. You stop by and fill out a card. We’ll have some Equal Exchange chocolate […]

Share the Love: Valentine’s Day 2019

February 10
Presented by The River Church South

The River will be joining with thousands of others across in celebrating artisans and farmers in Ghana, Vietnam, and Ecuador by taking some time in our Sunday morning service to write a few Valentine’s Day card notes to them. Join us if you can!

Sunday Funday: Akeelah and the Bee

February 17
Presented by The River Church South

Registration is limited, so please be sure to sign up if you are interested in coming: https://sundayfundayakeelah.eventbrite.com Join us for a little fun and relaxing as we kick off February Vacation Week. We’ll be showing the movie Akeelah and the Bee. Wear your PJ’s if you want. (Not required.) Bring a blanket or pillow if […]

Fair Trade Weekend

April 07
Presented by Quincy, MA Fair Trade Campaign

Fair Trade Weekend Love Your Neighbor with Your Dollar The Invitation: Equal Exchange Fundraiser The Dates: Saturday, April 6th* or Sunday, April 7th* https://equalexchange.coop/ee-and-you/fundraising Benefits of an Equal Exchange Fundraiser – 40% profits on sales – No minimum orders or upfront costs – Free catalogs & shipping on orders over $135 – Delivery of shipment […]

Ohio

Laurel Food Fair

January 28
Presented by Laurel School

Clubs at Laurel will provide food that reflects their clubs interest. The Fair Trade Club plans to make food items that are both sweet and savory. Beverages also will be present.

The True Cost Documentary (reshow)

February 11
Presented by Laurel School

Will reshow the True Cost Documentary- my goal is to promote an ethical fashion show in preparation for a Fashion Revolution April, 24. My senior speech which is Feb. 7 and will spotlight fast fashion-so, natural to show The True Cost at my club meeting on 2/11

Ethical, sustainable Fashion Show

April 24
Presented by Laurel School

Still fine-tuning: Looking to do a fashion show on April 24th which is Fashion Revolution Day. The show will focus on how clothing can be trendy and fashionable while being ethically responsible.

Fair Trade Bake Sale/Hot Beverage

April 27
Presented by Laurel School

Laurel Athletics holds a Lacrosse Tournament hosting over 12 teams. We will be a booth that provides beverages: hot cocoa, coffee, tea homemade baked items Everything will use ingredients that have been Fair Trade certified. We will have pamphlets and brochures available