Lead for Change Blog

Trader Joe’s

May 27, 2020


May 24, 2020

How the University of Iowa Became the First Fair Trade University in the Big Ten

May 22, 2020

Wow, we made the University of Iowa a Fair Trade University! The news broke on April 8th after the President signed our resolution. Honestly, this was a shock to me. I did not expect administration to be focused on procurement policies during a global pandemic, but hey, I’m not complaining! Now that we’ve achieved our […]

Fair Trade Minneapolis

May 21, 2020

We encourage people to choose Fair Trade products so farmers & artisans earn a fair & sustainable living, the environment is protected by the Fair Trade standards, and products including chocolate are made 100% modern slavery free. Ben and Jerry’s is the first ice cream maker to use Fair Trade ingredients: cocoa, sugar, vanilla, coffee […]

Karen Lunde

May 21, 2020

Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church Fair Trade Campaign

May 19, 2020

Our Lady of Angels is a medium-sized faith community in Allen, Texas. We are working towards becoming a Fair Trade Congregation and would love your support/involvement.

Jennifer Hardee

May 19, 2020


May 18, 2020

Greater Anna Chamber Webinar

May 17, 2020

Networking event meeting with local business owners

Abigail Craig

May 8, 2020

Fair Trade San Luis Obispo

May 8, 2020

San Luis Obispo has the opportunity to pave an avenue of good by becoming a Fair Trade Town. Fair Trade changes the way trade works by ensuring better prices, decent working conditions and a fairer deal are experienced by farmers and workers in developing countries who provide us our commodities. Join us in supporting Fair […]

Julie Rea

May 7, 2020

Facebook Live Interview

May 7, 2020

Emily McDonald and Kevin Hall had a Facebook live interview to introduce the campaign to the community.


May 6, 2020

The Graduation Pledge

May 6, 2020

Fair Trade Campaigns is partnering with the Graduation Pledge Alliance to provide new opportunities for college graduates to advance social & environmental sustainability after graduation through their careers, volunteer roles and as a community member and consumer! Take the Pledge HERE. Share the Pledge: Download our custom social graphics including an option to create your […]


May 6, 2020