“FAIR TRADE IS ALL ABOUT IMPROVING LIVES. BUT WE DON’T DO THAT THROUGH CHARITY. THERE’S NO HANDOUT IN THE FAIR TRADE MOVEMENT.”
– PAUL RICE, PRESIDENT AND CEO – FAIR TRADE USA
This week we had the awesome pleasure to learn more about Fair Trade USA , an innovative non-profit that quite frankly changed the game on sustainable sourcing of your favorite products like chocolate, coffee (glorious, glorious coffee) and so much more!! They do A LOT. Just see this handy infographic to learn more.
FairTrade doesn’t just help one cause. The label represents so much more through their in depth values system which include:
- Personal Development
Want to support? You can do so in 3 awesome ways:
- BUY: FairTrade Labeled products. You can find a full list here. Or look for the handy label at your local retailer.
- DONATE: Give a donation do support their work here.
- SHARE: This awesome video with all your awesome changemaker buddies!
Now go on, get the Fair Trade chocolate for your sweetheart and induldge while doing good!
– Savvy Squad