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April 2022 Newsletter

April 2022 Newsletter

Honoring Our Earth and its people! Thank you for staying tuned.We continue to work hard to spread the word about Fair Trade in our amazing town. Here is what we’ve been up to this month:  We celebrated Earth Day by Fair Trading the Media FreeStore...[Read More]

April Buying Club

Fair Trade Buying ClubApril 2022THIS MONTH CELEBRATING OUR EARTH! The Media Fair Trade Committee has started a buying club for Fair Trade items with Frontier Coop. We will order every couple of months and everyone is invited to participate. You will get a great price...[Read More]
March 2022 Newsletter

March 2022 Newsletter

Happy Spring Fair Traders!This month, we celebrate some of the beautiful, talented, and committed women in the Fair Trade movement near and far. Read on to learn about them and the amazing work they – and we – do. Thank you for staying...[Read More]
February Newsletter

February Newsletter

Thank you for staying in touch with us!This month, we’ll tell you about:   Our Valentine’s Day webinar with Dr. Bronner’s ALL-ONE Regenerative Projects Manager  Our newly launched Fair Trade Buying Club How fair and local go hand in...[Read More]
Learn About Dr Bronner’s New Magic Chocolate Bars

Learn About Dr Bronner’s New Magic Chocolate Bars

Zoom webinar, Thursday 2/10/22, 4:30 PM est Pairing world-class Swiss chocolatiers with fairly-treated cocoa farmers practicing regenerative organic agriculture, Dr. Bronner’s Magic All-One Chocolate is fair trade cocoa, all vegan, coconut-sugar sweetened, and...[Read More]
Fair Trade Buying Club

Fair Trade Buying Club

The Media Fair Trade Committee is starting a buying club for Fair Trade items with Frontier Coop. We will order every other month. You will get a great price and the Committee will make a small profit. To kick off our club, and in conjunction with our...[Read More]

2020 Fair Trade Awards Update

On October 14 at the Media Borough Council Meeting, the Media Fair Trade Committee presented its annual Fair Trade Awards. The award winners are: SCHOOL: Media Providence Friends School Receiving award: Holly Hoffman and Shirley Wright Kamara Works to creatively...[Read More]

Media Fair Trade Awards Ceremony

The Media Fair Trade Committee has a tradition of giving out awards to those leaders around the country, and throughout history, who have furthered the cause of reducing poverty and increasing opportunities for those in the developing world. This year, we are planning...[Read More]
MEDIA NATURAL FOODS BUYING CLUB

MEDIA NATURAL FOODS BUYING CLUB

The purpose of the Media Fair Trade Committee has always been to increase sales of Fair Trade products to help more disadvantaged producers in the Global South. And most of these products, like coffee and tea, can’t be grown in the North. We also encourage buying...[Read More]