Lead for Change Blog

MLK Display and Handout of Fair Trade Snacks

January 18, 2023

Discussed different fair trade snacks. Handed out a variety of Bark thins

Seminar – MLK Day

January 17, 2023

We spoke on Fair Trade and its Values to those who attended our workshop.

Assembly Presentation

January 17, 2023

We spoke in front of the entire Penn Charter High School to educate them on Fair Trade and its values.

Carlotta Harold

January 13, 2023

Fair Trade Finals

January 11, 2023


January 7, 2023


January 5, 2023

Fair Trade Chocolate Tasting

January 4, 2023

At one of our last meetings, we brought chocolate in so that the members of our club could have a taste. We gave each member about one square of chocolate.

Fair Trade USA Website

January 4, 2023

On the Fair Trade USA website, we can find information about Fair Trade products, initiatives, and general information about Fair Trade.

Cookie Fundraiser

January 4, 2023

We are doing a cookie fundraiser to raise money for our club and for the Fair Trade organization.

Fair Trade Cookies for Club Day

January 4, 2023

On Club Day of 2021, we baked and distributed Fair Trade certified cookies. Ilana got Fair Trade certified chocolate chips from Whole Foods, and we talked about the Fair Trade aspect of the cookies when we handed them out.


January 4, 2023

On Club Day, we handed out Fair Trade certified tea from a company called Sarilla. We had many different flavors for students to try, and students loved trying the tea.

Media Coverage

January 4, 2023

We were featured in kpbs for our work on the Alien Tort Statute project.


January 3, 2023


December 29, 2022

Plenty of coffee and tea beverages – both hot and cold Grab locally-made pastries or bagel from Geraldine’s bakery, a perfect snack-on-the-go Find a selection of fresh grab-and-go items from Jack & Olive and Grab Goodness We brew Dynamite coffee – local and Fair Trade- from neighboring Black Mountain