Lead for Change Blog

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August 6, 2020

Noah Gorovitz

August 6, 2020

Noah is a junior at Pitzer College, where he’s studying the intersections of history and social justice. He took a year off of school and in that time interned with Fair Trade Campaigns in spring 2019 after years of involvement with Berkeley H.S. Fair Trade Club. Noah also used that time to do urban gun […]

Kenya Reeves

August 6, 2020

Kenya’s first time being introduced to Fair Trade USA was at 2019 AASHE conference where she presented her partnered undergrad research. She is a proud alumni from Missouri State University, where she majored in Biology and minored in Sustainability. Kenya’s passion for sustainability stems from her early childhood where her parents were advocates themselves within […]

Holly Francis

August 6, 2020

Holly is a recent graduate from Champlain College with a B.S. in Environmental Studies & Policy. She is originally from Wisconsin, but Champlain College brought her to beautiful Vermont where she has now made residence. Using her passion for environmental advocacy, Holly has joined this zeal with her realization of the interconnectedness of environmental and […]

Alexia Dolamakian

August 6, 2020

Alexia is a St. John’s University Alum with a B.S. in business management and is learning to code. Her work in fair trade began in 2015 at SJU’s CRS University campus chapter, where she became an ambassador and leader for the fair trade movement on campus. Eventually, she managed retail for a fair-trade pop-up shop on campus and […]

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August 3, 2020

University Bookstore

July 29, 2020

Since 1894 the University Book Store has proudly served the students and faculty of the University of Wisconsin – Madison and the greater Madison community. Adhering closely to our mission to manage the business in the interests of the student body of the University of Wisconsin – Madison, the University Book Store provides the Madison […]

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

July 29, 2020

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 Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Tuesday, July 28, 7:30-9:00 pm

July 29, 2020

The FIRST Steering Committee Meeting for Fair Trade Minneapolis, virtual via Zoom, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm. Topics covered: Meet & Greet – meeting face-to-face (via Zoom) for the very first time, plus getting even better acquainted regarding where we live, how/why we got into Fair Trade Minneapolis & what […]

Greater Anna Chamber of Commerce

July 27, 2020

Our chamber of commerce works closely with the campaign. They are the community’s main point of communication.

Tomorrow’s Leaders Today

July 27, 2020

Leadership group who has launched a Fair Trade course which is free to anyone.

Inspire Boutique, at 108 W 14th St. in Minneapolis

July 24, 2020

shop: inspire – Our Inspire boutique features gifts from artisans throughout the world. All items are carefully handcrafted and designed by economically impoverished individuals in developing countries. 100% of the proceeds from our retail store and pop-up shops benefit patients on our waiting lists who are in need of life-changing procedures. Our retail store hours […]

Billy & Marty’s Convenience Store in the Skyway, in the AT&T building in downtown Minneapolis

July 24, 2020

Convenience Store in the Minneapolis Skyway System, in the AT&T building in downtown Minneapolis

The City Market, at 1500 Nicollet Ave in Minneapolis

July 24, 2020

Convenience store selling food, drink, and other necessities.

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July 23, 2020

Allyson Green

July 23, 2020

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July 23, 2020

Cub Foods, at 4601 Snelling Ave in Minneapolis

July 23, 2020

Cub Grocery Store, Delivery and Pickup in Minneapolis, MN Huge comprehensive grocery store: Grocery shopping at Cub Foods (on Nicollet Avenue) in Minneapolis, MN has never been easier with online grocery shopping, including grocery delivery and store pickup! Cub.com offers thousands of grocery and household items, such as fresh produce, meat, and seafood, deli and […]