Lead for Change Blog

rebecca.forbes.wank

August 19, 2020

riddle

August 19, 2020

keith.findley

August 19, 2020

Grace Burnite

August 18, 2020

Grace is a fourth year student from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo studying Business with a concentration in Finance and minors in Statistics and Sustainable Environments. She has been heavily involved with the Fair Trade movement through Net Impact, the socially responsible business club on campus. Throughout her time in college, she has […]

Emily Trujillo

August 18, 2020

Emily is a senior at DePaul University studying Health Sciences. She is originally from San Antonio, Texas and first became involved with fair trade in high school. She has been employed at the fair trade retailer, Ten Thousand Villages for five years. She currently is the president of the DePaul Fair Trade Committee and has […]

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August 12, 2020

Fair Trade Minneapolis 101 – More than just coffee, chocolate & trick-or-treats! – A Multimedia Presentation via Zoom

August 11, 2020

Fair Trade Minneapolis 101 – More than just coffee, chocolate & trick-or-treats! – A Multimedia Presentation via Zoom, Oct 5, 2020, 7:30 to 9:00 pm, featuring presentations on various types of Fair Trade products, with short accompanying videos.

5th Fair Trade Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Wednesday, September 30, 2020, from 8:00 to 9:30 pm

August 11, 2020

Preparing for Fair Trade Minneapolis 101 – More than just coffee, chocolate & trick-or-treats! – A Multimedia Presentation via Zoom, Oct 5, 2020, 7:30 to 9:00 pm: featuring presentations on various types of Fair Trade products, with short accompanying videos.

4th Fair Trade Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Wednesday, September 16, 2020, from 8:00 to 9:30 pm

August 11, 2020

4th Fair Trade Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Wednesday, September 16, 2020, from 8:00 to 9:30 pm, with the 5th Fair Trade Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Wednesday, September 30, 2020, from 8:00 to 9:30 pm: Preparing for Fair Trade Minneapolis 101 – More than just coffee, chocolate & trick-or-treats! – […]

3rd Fair Trade Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Monday, August 24, 2020, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm, with guest speaker(s) from Fair Trade USA

August 11, 2020

3rd Fair Trade Minneapolis Steering Committee Meeting, virtual via Zoom, Monday, August 24, 2020, from 7:30 to 9:00 pm, with guest speaker(s) from Fair Trade USA sharing their national work/strategy with us.

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

August 11, 2020

The SECOND Steering Committee Meeting for Fair Trade Minneapolis, virtual via Zoom, on Monday, August 10, 2020, took place from 7:30 to 9:00 pm.

bklunde

August 10, 2020

St. Peder’s Evangelical Lutheran Church at 4600 E 42nd St in Minneapolis

August 7, 2020

Welcome! St. Peder’s affirms the welcome of God to all people. St Peder’s welcomes you to a community of faith nurtured by God’s abundant grace, Christ’s peace and the Spirit’s lively presence! In response to such love, we open our hearts and hands and doors to joyfully serve our neighbor – whether it’s you or […]

vkaseta

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 who studied in Biology and minored in sustainability. Kenya’s passion for sustainability stems from her early childhood where her parents were advocates themselves within the […]

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 […]