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I gave educational presentation to the club of around 15 students (of all ages and grades) and 2 faculty members.
The whole grade and faculty members of the junior class (156 people) received an educational presentation on Fair Trade.
As a peer leader to 7th graders at my school, I taught them about Fair Trade and what I am doing to certify Riverdale as Fair Trade (not only raising awareness in the high school but also in the middle school).
“Table” – raise awareness re Fair Trade & Fair Trade Minneapolis. Consider: collecting names, emails, & phone #s – via an hourly give-away. Consider: a scavenger hunt for Fair Trade products & logos. The Wedge, 10am-1pm Linden Hills, 3-6pm
Discuss: How was “tabling” at the Wedge and Linden Hills on Saturday, Oct 1? How to sell our great artisan Fair Trade products from Papillon Marketplace, made in Haiti. Involve 17+ organizations in Minneapolis that drink Fair Trade coffee.
Decide how to sell our artisan Fair Trade products from Papillon Marketplace, made in Haiti.
June 20th was World Refugee Day, a day designated by the United Nations to celebrate the bravery and strength of refugees around the globe. On June 28th, 2022, Fair Trade Campaigns hosted a free webinar in honor of the holiday with guest speakers Christine Gent, MADE51 World Fair Trade Organization Fair Trade Expert and Margo […]
We will join churches around the world as we raise awareness of human trafficking both globally and in our local communities. Throughout our worship service and through our fair trade coffee and chocolate tasting after, we will provide educational opportunities and encourage our congregation to fight human trafficking with their purchasing power.