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2010 was a big year for Fair Trade USA and the 1.2 million farmers and workers that make up the global Fair Trade network. Thanks to your commitment and support, Fair Trade grew significantly in the United States and around the world.
A 12 day, 248 mile ‘ultra marathon’ through the heart of Ethiopia presents an extreme test of endurance, yet the challenge that this epic run presents pales in comparison to the daily struggles of the Ethiopian families that it hopes to bring attention.
Drop 10 pounds, save money, get better grades, stay more organized at work... these are common New Year's Resolutions that are focused on self-improvement. In addition to a self-serving resolution, why not reach beyond yourself this year and resolve to do something that will not only benefit you, but will also benefit hundreds of thousands of farming families around the world?