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12.24.11

Letter from President & CEO Paul Rice

Dear Friends, As I reflect on the past year, I am reminded of the many accomplishments and new lessons that we have achieved together in this amazing Fair Trade movement.
12.23.11

Gina De Roma, author of ‘The Philosopher's Spoon’, shares a Fair Trade holiday treat

Holiday cookies are a sweet tradition to share during the winter months and you can snack on these Fair Trade treats knowing that they are made with high-quality Fair Trade ingredients. Gina De Roma, artist, writer and author of the cookbook the ‘Philosopher’s Spoon: Food and the Transformative Power of Gratitude’ shares one of her favorite holiday recipes featuring Wholesome Sweeteners Organic Blackstrap Molasses.
12.22.11

Take a coffee break with this delicious recipe from Wholesome Sweeteners

  Envision yourself, curled up around the fire, cozy and warm with a hot, chocolatey mug of coffee in hand. Make this vision a reality with this scrumptious recipe from Wholesome Sweeteners. Made with Fair Trade Certified coffee, cocoa and sugar,  this recipe will keep you going while helping to support farm workers and their families around the world.
12.16.11

Penncrest High School in Media, Pennsylvania declared first Public Fair Trade High School in the country

12.09.11

Fair Trade Premium Brings Vital Support to RAOS Community

When the coffee cooperative La Cooperativa Regional de las y los Agricultores Orgánicos de la Sierra (RAOS) began using organic farming techniques, the decision was viewed as crazy by others in the region. Since then, the organization has become known in Honduras as a pioneer of organic coffee and has grown from 20 to over 200 farmers.
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