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In Your Community

Your Stories: Highlights of 2017

We’re extremely proud of the work that our customers are doing to advance food justice, environmental sustainability and human rights in their communities…

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Fall Fundraising 2017: Photo Gallery

Congratulations to all of the groups who ran a successful fundraiser this fall! We are excited to share some customer photos from this fundraising season…

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Holiday Recipe Ideas

Holiday Recipe Ideas

Now that the fundraising is over and your kitchen is stocked with fairly traded ingredients, it’s time to get cooking! Here are six recipes…

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Equal Exchange Fundraising: Holiday Gift Ideas

Holiday Gift Ideas

Is your school running an Equal Exchange fundraiser this fall? It’s easy to find a gift for family and friends using our catalog! Our…

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Fundraising with Our School Values

Fundraising with Our School Values

An Equal Exchange fundraiser was a natural fit for our school because it incorporated many of the same values that are central to Montessori philosophy…

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Snowmen Chocolate Bars: DIY Project

6 Tips for Your Holiday Fundraiser

Believe it or not, the holiday season is the perfect time for a fundraiser. People are on the lookout for great gifts and will be…

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Fundraising and Values at Kimberton Waldorf School

Fundraising and Values at Kimberton Waldorf School

At Kimberton Waldorf School (KWS), education of the Head, Heart and Hands is the foundation for raising students to be creative thinkers, compassionate global citizens…

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Holiday Sale Inspiration: Gift Baskets!

This year, give back to your community and to farmers around the world by offering conscious consumers at your congregation meaningful and unique gift options…

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Fair Trade Events & Fundraising Ideas for Your Community

There are lots of opportunities to raise money while supporting authentic Fair Trade. Here are some suggestions to try out with your community group, school…

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How to Make your Fundraiser More Eco-Friendly

How to Make your Fundraiser More Eco-Friendly

You already know how important it is to care for the environment through conservation and smart buying choices. Another great way you can make small…

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Boost Your Fundraiser by Sharing Your Values

Boost Your Fundraiser by Sharing Your Values

I worked with my high school’s World Language Honor Society throughout most of my time in high school, and I loved every minute of…

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When is a Bar of Chocolate More Than Just a Piece of Candy?

When is a Bar of Chocolate More Than Just a Piece of Candy?

When is a bar of chocolate more than just a piece of candy? It becomes something more when it is used to educate students and…

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Tips for Your Holiday Sale

Holiday sales are a great way to bring Fair Trade gift options to your community, raise money, and share your group’s social justice…

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Meaningful Fundraising for Cultural Immersion Trips

As the Coordinator of Cross-cultural Immersions at the University of Dayton, I am always looking for new ways to help make our BreakOut and…

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Fundraising Feature: Mattole Valley Charter School

Fundraising Feature: Mattole Valley Charter School

For the past two years, we have had the pleasure of partnering with Mattole Valley Charter School at the Mt. Shasta Learning Center in California…

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