Northeast Regional Bulletin
Hey There Advocate!
Thanks for all your hard work through the beginning of this year. Now that we have wrapped up our amazing and SOLD OUT National Conference, let’s focus on the upcoming month, and most importantly, World Fair Trade Day!
Thank you all for your continued work,
World Fair Trade Day – May 12th
On May 12th, communities around the world will be teaming up to celebrate the benefits Fair Trade brings to producers and their families.
As a member of our Northeast Team, we invite you to join us in recognizing this important day!
See below for some tips on how to participate, and visit the World Fair Trade Organization’s website to learn more.
1. Buy Fair Trade: On May 12th, be sure to purchase your favorite Fair Trade treat. Better yet, commit yourself to a Fair Trade week!
2. Attend a World Fair Trade Day Celebration: Research upcoming events in your area to strengthen the Northeast Fair Trade network and check out the Fair Trade Campaigns event page to look for celebrations happening near you.
Fair Trade Your Graduation
Celebrate your graduation by giving back
Follow these tips on how to Fair Trade Your Graduation!
Sun Coffee Roasters | Plainville, CT
In addition to being Fair Trade Certified, Sun Coffee Roasters places an immense focus on environmental sustainability, as well as promoting sustainability and fair labor educational programs, both for producer families and consumers alike.
With a focus on collegiate markets, Sun Roaster Coffee not only provides delicious, high quality coffee to college students, but they also provide educational opportunities through curriculum, guest lectures, and scholarships. They also grow the awareness of Fair Trade through their ambassador programs, internships, origin trips and campus events.
Want to learn more? Visit suncoffeeroasters.com for more information on their Fair Trade practices, scholarships, ambassador programs, internships, and campus programs.
Stay Tuned For More!
Keep an eye on your inbox or on the Fair Trade Campaigns blog for more information on exciting new opportunities!
Also, don’t forget to check out events happening near you on the Fair Trade Campaigns Events page.
Need help getting past a campaign obstacle? Good news, there’s a resource for that! Check out more than 70 resources offered on the Fair Trade Campaigns Resources page.
Morgan Parr and the Northeast Leadership Team
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Phone: (207) 751-4182