Lead for Change Blog

malaika.sidmore

October 28, 2020

6th Fair Trade Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Monday, October 19, 2020, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm

October 22, 2020

Agenda: 1. Meet & Greet 2. Your experiences with Fair Trade: Have you recently seen / learned/ thought of / done something with or about Fair Trade that you’d like to discuss? Do you expect “Fair Trade” to work its way into your holiday shopping? If yes, how? 3. Calendar: Our upcoming meetings. Does anybody […]

Fair Trade Minneapolis 101 – More than just coffee, chocolate & trick-or-treats! – A Multimedia Presentation via Zoom, Monday, Oct 5, 2020, 7:30 to 9:00 pm

October 22, 2020

Meet and Greet: We introduced ourselves and talked about how we’re doing these days. We watched a great video about Patagonia and Fair Trade in Sri Lanka. Geen (“Jean”), our newest team member, with interest in Fair Trade and international business, presented Fair Trade apparel. Kimberly presented Fair Trade yarn (goat, sheep, cotton) with videos […]

st.augustine.ar

October 20, 2020

Ethics Fair Trade and You

October 20, 2020

The Evolution of the Revolution

Farewells & Welcomes: Fair Trade Campaigns Fellows 2020/2021

October 19, 2020

The Fair Trade movement continues to grow across the U.S. and as we move through 2020, we are more grateful than ever for the strength of our regional networks. In light of COVID-19 and recent events, Fair Trade Campaigns has decided to restructure the regional networks into three new regions to promote further growth and accessibility for campaigners. In […]

October 19, 2020

kmain

October 14, 2020

Virtual Letter Writing Party!

October 13, 2020

Join the Fair Trade Towns Committee for a Virtual Letter Writing Party on Thursday, October 15th from 5-6pm on Zoom to get the vote out before the election. Vote Forward is a non-profit working to send letters out to underrepresented minorities to increase voter turnout. The letters are written simply to encourage people to vote, […]

Dooling Cafe

October 10, 2020

This Outlet on Campus sells mainly Coffee and other small misc. breakfast items

KKH21

October 7, 2020

MER145

October 7, 2020

Ashley Singh

October 6, 2020

Hofstra University

October 6, 2020

miles

October 5, 2020

stephstackhouse

October 5, 2020

GLOBAL CITIZEN: Here’s Why KitKat Can’t Say ‘Black Lives Matter’ While Abandoning Fairtrade

October 5, 2020

After Nestlé ditched Fairtrade this summer, we’re saying enough is enough. Why Global Citizens Should Care The UN’s Global Goal 8 for decent work targets economic growth where everybody gets the benefits of entrepreneurship and innovation. That’s always been the aim of Fairtrade too, ensuring producers in poorer countries get a fair deal from powerful […]

9th Fair Trade Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Monday, February 22, 2020, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm

October 5, 2020

Move further toward giving Annual Awards to our Fair Trade retailers. Possibly, think of a fun Fair Trade event for spring/summer. Proposed timeline for giving Annual Awards for our Fair Trade retailers: In May 2021, we plan to give our Fair Trade retailers Annual Awards to post by their exit doors to signify that they […]