Improving Lives

2.08.11
Last week a delegation of volunteers from Fair Trade Towns throughout the United States got to see the effects of their hard work firsthand on a Global...
2.01.11
This Valentine's Day, Business is Blooming Americans will buy more than 189 million stems of roses this Valentine's Day, the majority of which will travel all...
1.26.11
Have you heard about the new Facebook networking application BranchOut? We have recently partnered with BranchOut to provide college students the opportunity...
1.12.11
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...
12.27.10
Dear Fair Trade Supporters, Last January, in the aftermath of Haiti’s devastating earthquake, we all watched the footage of human tragedy in shock and...
12.24.10
We received this letter a couple of weeks ago from the Ecuador Fair Trade Association a few weeks ago, and the staff at Fair Trade USA was really touched by it...
12.23.10
Are you looking for a last-minute gift to give a friend or loved one who wants to change the world? Or maybe that hard-to-shop-for person who either has...
12.17.10
All around the globe, the fair prices and opportunities connected with Fair Trade are keeping kids in school. In many countries, impoverished farmers and...
12.08.10
Six years ago cocoa farmers from Kavokiva (Coopérative Agricole Kavokiva de Daloa) became Fair Trade Certified™ and started selling their crop at Fair...
12.03.10
To put it modestly, Fair Trade USA is an innovator in fighting poverty worldwide.  Thus, our partnership with Salesforce.com, the leading...