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Fair Trade Valentine Action Kits Are Here!

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 29th January, 2014 | No Comments

Color-in postcardA few days ago, we told you our Fair Trade Valentine Action Kits were coming soon. Well, they’re here in limited supply! Find out how to order yours today, before they run out.
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Order Peace on Earth Action Kit While Supplies Last

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Featured, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 25th November, 2013 | 2 Comments

Peace-Action-KitAllow me to introduce you to the brand new, limited addition Global Exchange Peace On Earth Action Kits! Exactly what you need to Fair Trade your holidays this season.
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Tell Hershey to Have a Heart

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 8th February, 2012 | 3 Comments

Have-a-heart-hersheyValentine’s Day is a major chocolate buying holiday, but gifts for your sweetheart should not come at the expense of worker rights. Forced labor, child labor and trafficking continue in the cocoa industry in West Africa. Here’s how YOU can make a difference!
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Fair Trade Roundup: Fair Trade Photo Contest Entries Are In, Voting Open

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views on 28th June, 2011 | No Comments

2012_calendar_image-lo_res_3_largeFair Trade photo contest voting now open. Find out the details about that and a whole lot more. It’s Fair Trade Roundup time.
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Fair Trade Roundup: Fair Trade Models Strut Their Stuff Next Week

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Featured, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 25th May, 2011 | 2 Comments

ft-modelsModels are hot, but Fair Trade models are even hotter! Next week some Fair Trade models will be stepping out during an annual Human Rights Awards Gala. Ben & Jerry are emceeing, and guests will be served Fair Trade Certified ice cream. Find out about this and other news in our Fair Trade Roundup.
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FT Roundup: Ben & Jerry’s Free Ice Cream Today!

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign, Global Exchange Store Updates on 12th April, 2011 | No Comments

Graphic Credit: www.benjerry.comSome like the first day of Spring. Some prefer Halloween. Well, one of my favorite days of the year is Ben & Jerry’s free ice-cream cone day. And guess what? It’s today! Find out about this and lots more in our weekly Fair Trade Roundup.
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Fair Trade Roundup: Important Deadlines Coming Up

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 5th April, 2011 | No Comments

coopfounderDR_bannerIt’s roundup time for Fair Trade news and updates. This week, a few deadlines for you to keep in mind, along with some creative ways to incorporate Fair Trade into your Easter or Passover celebration.
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Introducing Weekly Fair Trade Round Up

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign, Global Exchange Store Updates on 9th February, 2011 | 3 Comments

hersheykisscard-1What started as a once-in-a while blog post has turned into a weekly series. There’s lots going on in the Fair Trade movement, so look to our weekly Round Ups for current updates. And now, on to this weeks’ round up.
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“Dark Side of Chocolate” Film Showing Coming Up

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views on 27th January, 2011 | 2 Comments

n331502629133_1212As Valentine’s Day approaches, lot’s of people have chocolate on the brain. Hopefully Fair Trade chocolate! This year, I decided to step up and host my own Dark Side of Chocolate film screening. Read why and when, plus how you too can host your own screening where you live.
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Sweet Smarts In Action

Posted by in Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 12th November, 2010 | No Comments

IMG_0729Global Exchange’s Sweet Smarts campaign teaches advocacy skills to kids and youth whose outreach educates communities about Fair Trade. With the official campaign officially kicking off just a few months ago, San Francisco’s chapter leader, 10 year old Marie Hogan is already drawing a crowd.
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