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Winner of Trick or Treat Action Kit Announced!

Posted by in Global Exchange Store Updates on 26th October, 2009 | 1 Comment

Congratulations to Global Exchange Fair Trade Store blog reader bayctygrl, the winner of our Fair Trade Trick or Treat Action Kit Giveaway! We asked readers what they’re doing to celebrate Fair Trade month. Here’s what bayctygrl said: I am going to hand out some choc. to adults! well to a few because I don’t have […]

‘Inspiring Mother’ Story Contest Details

Posted by in Global Exchange Store Updates on 29th April, 2009 | No Comments

According to the Fair Trade Federation, women made up 76% of non-agricultural fair trade production in 2008 and many of them are mothers. This Mother’s Day, we are recognizing those inspiring Fair Trade mothers with our “Tell us your ‘Inspiring Mother’ Story” contest. Is your mother the guiding light in your life? Know a mother […]

A Chocolatey October

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign, Global Exchange Store Updates on 8th October, 2008 | No Comments

It’s October and Fair Trade month is upon us,so Global Exchange is making it easy for you to take action for Fair Trade this month…and beyond. With Halloween just around the corner, candy is the one thing that is on everyone’s shopping list. However, this year how about moving away from that un-certified chocolate and […]