May 15, 2013
Over the last few months the Fair Trade Campaigns team has been hard at work building Toolkits for organizers and advocates.… Learn More
May 13, 2013
Our infographic illustrates the elements of a Fair Trade Campaign and correlates the increasing positive impact your work has on communities in developing countries as you advocate for Fair Trade.… Learn More
May 7, 2013
We are excited to bring you three new materials to support your campaign! Below, you will find an organizing toolkit, infographic, and short video (coming soon!) to help your efforts and inspire your community.… Learn More
May 3, 2013
Dear Fair Trade Campaign Organizer –
We are pleased to announce the launch of the Fair Trade Campaigns umbrella, the result of an extensive, collaborative planning process of Fair Trade Towns USA and Fair Trade Colleges & Universities. Fair Trade Campaigns will allow for better collaboration among organizations working to raise awareness and drive sales of Fair Trade products across the US. It represents a wide range of stakeholders in the Fair Trade movement, including organizers from large and small towns, faculty and students from colleges and universities, and NGOs such as the Fair Trade Federation, Catholic Relief Services Fair Trade, and Green America.… Learn More
May 1, 2013
Many of the farmers, workers and artisans producing the goods we consume are Moms working to support their families.… Learn More
April 18, 2013
We’re on tour with Miguel Mateo, Fair Trade Coffee Farmer, and Gloria Chonay, Fair Trade Basket Weaver, b6th from Guatemala.… Learn More
March 12, 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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