November 21, 2013
Share Your Plans and get Rewarded
Here’s your chance to get hooked up with some great, free materials for that final Fair Trade Event of the year!… Learn More
November 18, 2013
October 1st through October 31st, Fair Trade campaigners and conscious consumers took photos and collected BananaGrams (product request cards) at events for a chance to win cool prizes!… Learn More
November 4, 2013
At least 40 campaigns that we know of participated in this year’s BananaGram Challenge and Photo Contest.… Learn More
October 29, 2013
In the end over 3,300 people from dozens of campaigns across the US took part in the Late Night Snack Photo Contest, making it our most successful national event to date!… Learn More
October 19, 2013
The BananaGram Challenge
We need your help rallying consumers to purchase and demand Fair Trade bananas!… Learn More
October 18, 2013
Put a sweet twist on the bitter tradition this year by participating in Equal Exchange’s Fair Trade Your Halloween Campaign
Trick-or-treaters will hand Fair Trade chocolate back to adults, with informational cards attached, to explain the problems of the cocoa industry and how Fair Trade presents a solution. By providing children with an opportunity to have their voices heard, hundreds of thousands of households in the US are getting the message that child labor and forced labor will not be tolerated by our kids.… Learn More
March 11, 2012
Natural Products Expo West was AWESOME! Dakota & I were thrilled to represent Temple University among many others who have student campaigns to raise Fair Trade awareness on campus and begin to source more Fair Trade products to campus. Learn More
March 8, 2012
Pictures we took from a little cafe off Hwy 41 in Oakhurst, CA. Even tiny mountain towns offer Fair Trade & promote it out west, very impressive.
Of course we stopped for some iced coffee- it was delicious. Learn More
March 7, 2012
We are on twitter @templefairtrade! Follow us!
Fair Trade awareness on the west coast waayyyyy out does the East Coast, from my experience (San Fran to Philly at least). Learn More
February 25, 2012
It’s been a good month of planning and doing cool things for the Fair Trade committee on campus.
We hosted a Fair Trade hot chocolate giveaway for anyone who came by our stand with a reusable mug, it was fun & delicious and a different way to get the word out about what Fair Trade is. Learn More
February 3, 2012
Things we’re planning for this semester…
- Fair Trade Hot Chocolate Tasting for Valentines Day: Feb. 14
- Fair Trade Campaign Training day with Fair Trade USA: March 17 (networking with other universities in Philadelphia)
- Creating a Fair Trade intern paid position on campus to draft procurement/resolution policies for Temple University
- Meeting with Sodexo next week to source more Fair Trade products to Temple! Learn More
February 1, 2012
Check out this news article highlighting Alta Gracia from Temple News in 2010: http://temple-news.com/2010/09/06/bookstore-boasts-friendly-factories/
Sooo on another note, Maria DiGeorge (AG intern @ Temple) and I were interviewed about Alta Gracia to be featured in Temple News’ “Movers & Shakers” section- when we went to the bookstore for a photo-op with our favorite sweat-free apparel, Jim Hanley (bookstore manager) let us know his orders to replace the entire front shelf of basic Temple tees rolled on shelves with ALTA GRACIA t-shirts. Learn More
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