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A ceramic mus filled with coffee beans, ready for gift-giving

Sustainable Gifts You Can DIY for Coffee Lovers

Have you ever worried about giving gifts that aren’t quite right? No one wants to hand out presents that recipients don’t…

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shoppers choose fair trade items at a table sale

Go from zero to a fair trade sale using these 5 tips

Selling fairly traded coffee, tea, chocolate, cocoa and snacks to your community is a way to give them an opportunity to buy high-quality, fairly…

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A smiling woman holds a gift basket of 3 fair trade coffees

Personalize your fair trade gifts!

Consumable gifts like coffee, tea and chocolate are wonderful because they won’t collect dust on a shelf, will likely not get re-gifted…

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fair trade products for sale from Equal Exchange

Choose the Right Products for Your Equal Exchange Sale

Hosting a fair trade sale, holiday fair or gift market is a great way to introduce your community to ethically-sourced products or make a…

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A Holiday Party Around the World

As the days get shorter in the northern hemisphere and the winter solstice draws near, people all over are gathering close to share food, burn…

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a plate of risotto with chuncks of butternut squash, topped with almonds

Warm Up with Maple Almond Squash Risotto!

This risotto, cooked with white wine and chunks of butternut squash, makes for a quick, comforting dinner on chilly days, or a classy side dish…

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chocolate bars dressed up as snowman with paper decorations

Inspiration for your Holiday Sale Display

We collected some of our favorite creative, yet simple display ideas for holiday sales during Christmas, Hanukkah and beyond! A sparkling, lighted display draws in…

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Pop-Up Fair Trade Stores on Campus

Campuses are full of change-makers and activists like you, making them the perfect locations for hosting successful Fair Trade sales. Setting up a pop…

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Equal Exchange Fundraising: Holiday Gift Ideas

Holiday Gift Ideas

It’s easy to find fair trade holiday gifts for family and friends! Our gift boxes are pre-assembled and packed with delicious products that…

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A calavera is a representation of a human skull. The term is most often applied to decorative or edible skulls made (usually by hand) from either sugar (called Alfeñiques) or clay which are used in the Mexican celebration of the Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) and the Roman Catholic holiday All Souls' Day.

Interview: Celebrating Día de los Muertos

In Mexico (where many of our coffee producer partners are located) and other parts of the Americas, many people are celebrating Día de los…

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Snowmen Chocolate Bars: DIY Project

6 Tips for Your School 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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Decorated halloween cupcakes

Our Favorite Halloween Recipes

  Halloween is all about the sweets, and if you’re like us, you’re getting creative in the kitchen this month! If…

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Equal Exchange gift basket brimming with fair trade treats

Holiday Sale Inspiration: Gift Baskets!

Give back to your community and to small-scale farmers around the world by offering conscious consumers  meaningful and unique gift basket options.  Consumable gifts…

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Your Fair Trade Holiday Sale Made Easy

A holiday sale is a great way to bring fair trade gift options to your community while raising money and sharing your group’s…

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chocolate minis displayed in a decorative holiday bag

4 ways to take your holiday sale to the next level

Want to continue to make your holiday sale unforgettable by offering fair trade gifts that make a real difference in farming communities around the world…

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