Guest Post from Katie Barrow, Senior Manager of Communications
Today’s post comes to us from Katie Barrow, Senior Manager of Communications at Fair Trade USA. During her four years with the organization, she has had the privilege of meeting dozens of female heroes within the Fair Trade movement, making International Women’s Day (March 8) one of her favorite days of the year.
Guest post from Sri Artham, the Director of Strategic Accounts
This guest blog post comes to us from our very own Sri Artham, the Director of Strategic Accounts at Fair Trade USA. Sri is focused on creating business opportunities to transform the lives of farmers and farm workers around the world.
Fair Trade USA is saddened by the loss of a true Fair Trade leader, Raúl del Águila, who passed away on February 13, 2013. Raúl was a member of our Coffee Producer Advisory Council for many years. He was also the leader of one of the most impressive cooperatives in the Fair Trade system to date--COCLA in Peru.
Guest post from Renee Brown of Weaver's Coffee & Tea
This guest blog post comes to us from Renee Brown of Weaver’s Coffee & Tea. Read on to learn about their seasonal Astral Blend, which helps support breast cancer research and treatment; and why Fair Trade is important to their mission.
Guest blog from Robin White, VP of Marketing at Reunion Island Coffee
This guest blog post comes to us from Robin White, VP of Marketing at Reunion Island Coffee. Reunion Island offers a full line of coffees that are both Fair Trade Certified and organic.