Lead for Change Blog

Kaila Moraga

August 2, 2019

Kaila is a fourth year student from California Polytechnic University, Pomona, studying Environmental Biology with an emphasis on Ecology, Conservation and Biodiversity. Kaila serves as the Sustainability Technical Projects Assistant for Cal Poly’s Facilities Planning and Management, where she aims to engage students with sustainable initiatives through various educational workshops and collaboration events with campus […]

Liz Nies

August 2, 2019

Liz Nies is a recent graduate of John Carroll University where she majored in Sociology and double-minored in Political Science and Peace, Justice, and Human Rights. Liz became interested in Fair Trade after first learning about it in a social justice course and recognizing it as a way to put her social justice values into […]

Arthur Elbthal

August 2, 2019

Arthur Elbthal joins Fair Trade Campaigns as a recent graduate from Assumption College with a BA in Marketing who has adjusted his focus towards the conscious consumerism movement. This included leading a team on his campus in Massachusetts as Vice President of the Social Justice Ambassadors and subsequently as the Fair Trade Campaign Coordinator. In […]

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July 26, 2019

Catherine Edouard

July 24, 2019

Orlando Fair Trade Coalition

July 24, 2019

The Orlando Fair Trade Coalition is an organization that promotes fair trade, by raising awareness on environmental sustainability, ethical production and consumption among businesses and retailers in Orlando, Tampa and surrounding cities to educates consumers on the importance of fair trade. OFT Coalition wants to increase support for economic and environmental justice through consumer education, […]

Partner Spotlight: Ten Thousand Villages

July 22, 2019

Ten Thousand Villages is a strong ally in the Fair Trade movement and, with thoughtful organizing, can be a game-changer in the progress of a Fair Trade Town campaign. When people think of Fair Trade items, they often think of coffee, tea and chocolate; the three classics. However, there are also plenty of opportunities to […]

Instagram

July 22, 2019

Our instagram account is active and is another resource we are using to spread awareness and education regarding fair trade. We are using it to advocate for fair trade on behalf of the students at Illinois State University.

Target White Bridge

July 20, 2019

Retail Store

July 19, 2019

Westminster Presbyterian Church

July 19, 2019

We sell Fair Trade coffee, tea, and chocolate at many Youth events. As people who stand in the Reformed tradition, the members of Westminster Presbyterian Church recognize that the journey of faith is a life-long struggle and seek to pursue, announce, personify, and practice the Good News of reconciliation and grace in Jesus Christ. Founded […]

Christ the King Church

July 19, 2019

On Sunday mornings, parishioners Earl and Martha Weissert run a Coffee and Donuts ministry in the school, serving coffee grown by and imported from Haitian farmers. They sell bags of it on those mornings too, and out of the church office during the week. earlweissertsr@gmail.com – 615-400-1431 Singing Rooster is a Milwaukee-based company that buys […]

ALDI

July 17, 2019

From fresh produce to organic foods, we’ve got it all for less, every day. Come into the Nashville ALDI and get your… more

Fair Trade Stevens Point

July 16, 2019

Ryan Polacek

July 16, 2019

Launch Party for the Golden Rule Boutique in San Diego!

July 16, 2019

Join us for a soft launch for the first fair trade women’s clothing retail store in San Diego. Featuring products from Elegantees, Mata Traders, Malia Design, NoNasties, Manos Zapotecas & Elephant Pants. The store is located across from Daniel’s Jewelers in Westfield Mission Valley Shopping Center.

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July 16, 2019