Twenty Year Fair Trade Towns Anniversary Celebration

On Monday April 27, 2020, Bruce Crowther, the Father of Fair Trade Towns, organized an online celebration of the 20th anniversary of the World’s First Fair Trade Town (Garstang, UK), and a celebration of all Fair Trade Towns. In addition to 5 folks from Media,...
A Stepping Stone Towards Fair Trade

A Stepping Stone Towards Fair Trade

Seven Stones Gallery, a centerpiece of Media, Pennsylvania, offers an extensive selection of jewelry, pottery, art and much more! Step in and be transported into the world of Native American culture. With a large selection of handmade native flutes and drums to...

The Walden School: Making a Difference

The Walden School, a Montessori-based educational institution, is truly committed not only to academic excellence, but also ensuring students are engaged through hands-on learning and that children are encouraged to gain confidence, competence, resilience, and...
International Fair Trade Towns Conference

International Fair Trade Towns Conference

Last month, Ira and Emily of Media’s Fair Trade Town Committee went to Cardiff, Wales for this annual conference. In addition to the wonderful, amazing folks doing fair trade work around the world, they were wowed by the beautiful countryside complete with...
Fair Trade at your fingertips — Burlap and Bean!

Fair Trade at your fingertips — Burlap and Bean!

Our Fair Trade Town of Media, PA is full of meaningful Fair Trade encounters to be had; one such  establishment is our very own Burlap and Bean Roasthouse and café! With its original site founded in Newtown Square, in the very same year that Media became...
TTM Climate Conference

TTM Climate Conference

From April 20, 2019 to April 23, over Earth Day, Transition Town Media is hosting Climate, Consciousness, and Community Summit at First United Methodist Church at 350 W State St in Media pa. There will be panels, live streaming from the Findhorn Community CCC...

National Fair Trade Campaigns Conference

Fair Trade Campaigns will be holding another national conference March 1st – 3rd 2019 in downtown Chicago. It will be super informative and inspiring. I can vouch for that after being at the last one in DC! Anyone, from towns, schools or places of worship...