Lead for Change Blog

Big John’s Market

July 14, 2011

In 1994 Kim & John Lloyd came up from Southern California looking for the small town quality of life and a potential business opportunity and settled in Healdsburg, Sonoma County. They took over the former Deluxe Foods located at the intersection of Healdsburg Avenue and Dry Creek Road. When asked about the name, John Lloyd […]

Bean Affair

July 14, 2011

Bean Affair offers a variety of specialty coffees, teas, smoothies and shakes. Our coffee bean comes from a local roasting company in San Rafael called Equator Estate Coffees & Teas. Equator was recently awarded in December as ‘Macro Roaster of the Year’ by Roast Magazine and their beans are used in very well known restaurants […]

Copperfield’s Books

July 14, 2011

Set in the revitalized square of downtown Healdsburg, this store provides locals and tourists alike with thousands of titles to choose from. Visitors will find an extensive magazine selection as well as expansive cookbook and travel sections. The staff recommendations will give fiction lovers the heads up on hot titles. The classic renovated building is […]

Shelton’s Natural Foods Market

July 14, 2011

Shelton’s Natural Foods Market and Deli provides the most nutritionally valuable, superior quality foods available in the marketplace. We support local producers, promote sustainable agriculture and the use of organically grown ingredients. All of our foods are guaranteed to be additive and preservative free. Our goal is to bring together producer and consumer in a […]

One World Fair Trade

July 14, 2011

We are a certified Fair Trade retail shop specializing in unique, handmade products from artisans in developing countries and the US. Fair Trade guarantees fair wages to artisans for their work. It promotes safe and healthy work conditions, workplaces free from discrimination and forced child labor. We value the impact that comes from empowering our […]

SLOWCOLOR

July 10, 2011

Fair Trade Clothing – Handmade & Naturally Dyed. Always.

National Conference: Apply for a Travel Stipend Today!

July 7, 2011

  Fair Trade Towns & Universities National Conference Friday – Sunday, September 9 – 11, 2011 The Hub Conference Center, Philadelphia, PA   We know that attending a conference can sometimes be a burden on a volunteer’s pocket, so we are pleased to be able to offer financial assistance for the Fair Trade Towns & […]

First Presbyterian Church

July 5, 2011

First Presbyterian Church, Boulder

Altitude Spirits

July 5, 2011

Altitude Spirits is a Colorado-based company that offers a portfolio of exceptional organic spirits from around the world. Owned and operated by the father-and-son team of Mitch and Matthew Baris.

Rabbit Brush Gallery

July 5, 2011

Rabbit Brush Gallery is a fine art gallery representing local & regional artists: paintings, sculpture, prints, ceramics and handmade jewelry. rabbitbrushgallery@hotmail.com

Delmar Reformed Church

June 23, 2011

Church lobby “store” selling Equal Exchange products and FT crafts from Nicaragua

Paper Mill (Hallmark)

June 23, 2011

Card and gift store

Price Chopper, Glenmont

June 23, 2011

Supermarket

Slingerlands Price Chopper

June 23, 2011

Supermarket

Students For Peace and Survival, Bethlehem Central High School

June 23, 2011

After-school group committed to supporting social justice concerns

Helping Hands Club, Bethlehem Central Middle School

June 23, 2011

After-school club interested in supporting community and international concerns. Members have volunteered at FT Bethlehem events.

St Thomas Church

June 23, 2011

Roman Catholic Church. Serves FT refreshments and sells FT products (coffee etc) to congregation.

Bethlehem Children’s School

June 23, 2011

Small independent school with strong focus on environmental issues. Holds FT fundraisers etc.