Natural Process Coffee

01 February

Have you ever tried natural process coffee? If you have, you probably noticed a difference! Known as “naturals” in the specialty coffee industry, these coffees impart a heavy, expansive mouthfeel and flavor notes that are fruity and complex. Equal Exchange now offers natural process coffee — and fans of this…

Almond Butter Cups

28 January

Offer a snack that is vegan, paleo, gluten-free … and tastes decadent! You and your family can enjoy while feeling good about the ingredients you used and knowing how they were sourced! 5 from 2 votes Print Almond Butter Cups We like that these cups take very little time…

Ballet 5:8 is on “Pointe” with Fundraising

27 January

We love to celebrate our many fundraising catalog partners. Each participating group makes a direct and positive impact on farming families across the globe as they offer their products to their communities. For this, we thank you!  Ballet 5:8 is a 501(c)3 nonprofit based outside of Chicago…

Super-Savory Snack Mix

26 January

Party animals won’t be able to stop reaching for this snack on game day — it’s tangy, salty and a little spicy!   5 from 1 vote Print Super-Savory Snack Mix A twist on an old favorite, using fair trade cashews and almonds, this mix pairs well…

Silver Rail PTA Finds Success Fundraising

26 January

At Equal Exchange, we’re proud to help schools, nonprofits and organizations of all sizes raise money with an easy catalog program. Participating groups often reach – and exceed – their fundraising goals while also supporting authentic fair trade! “Silver Rail Elementary School is working to be a collaborative culture…

Guacamole Recipe

25 January

Time for guacamole! Our favorite recipe comes from our friend Scarlett de la Vega Ochoa, a native of Puebla, Mexico. Here’s how she makes it! 5 from 1 vote Print Scarlett’s Guacamole Try a guacamole recipe from Mexico! This creamy dip is sure to delight you and…

Fundraising with a Spring Theme

16 January

Fundraising with Equal Exchange is effective any time of year, but add in a special theme during the first half of the year can help you get to your goal faster. Here’s how… Planning a campaign with a holiday or a seasonal theme gives you the power of suggestion…

Sharing + Saving = Buying Club

15 January

Buying clubs offer you the opportunity to make a real difference for small farmers around the world while paying less for your favorite organic and Fair Trade foods.  Order together and get staples like coffee, tea, chocolate, olive oil and more at low wholesale case prices. We’ll ship…

Hot Chocolate Bar With Toppings!

09 January

Winter days and bad weather mean … hot chocolate season! Share a steaming cup of cocoa with friends, dressed up with custom toppings. Line up your favorite fixings and gather a group for a DIY hot chocolate bar. This is a fun, hands-on activity —  and an effective way…