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Welcome to Chicago Fair Trade

Join us at Globalfest!

Friday November 14th  5:50-9pm    BUY TICKETS NOW AND SAVE $10

Arrive before 7:00 and visit the acclaimed Day of the Dead exhibit.

National Museum of Mexican Art 1852 W. 19th Street in Chicago’s Pilsen

Come celebrate our partnerships with fair trade projects in Guatemala, Nicaragua, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Bolivia, El Salvador, Argentina, and México through stories from CFT's business members. Enjoy heavy appetizers, fair trade wine and cocktails, beer from community supported Begyle Brewing, a fabulous silent auction (twice as big as last year’s!), and our first ever raffle. The prize is a one-of-a-kind custom stamp designed for CFT by Michael Hernandez de Luna

Changemaker Awards presented this year to 47th Ward Alderman Ameya Pawar and to fashion designer/labor activist Jamie Hayes of Production Mode for their role in CFT's successful campaign to pass an anti-sweatshop ordinance in Chicago. Veteran journalist Vicente Serrano of the independent Radio Sin Censura will serve as emcee.

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Fair Play Chicago

     

Chicago Youth are learning about fair trade while enjoying a soccer game.  Involve your school in learning about the world through the stories of fair trade producers. Contact martin.macias@chicagofairtrade.org

Chicago As a Fair Trade City

                   

Chicago reached fair trade city status May 2011, which made Chicago the largest fair trade city in the U.S. and the third largest globally (behind London and Toronto)   More at www.fairtradetownsusa.org

 

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Upcoming Events

St. Clement's Fair Trade Market
Sun Nov 02, 2014 @09:00AM - 01:00PM

Old St. Pats Solidarity Market
Sun Nov 09, 2014 @09:00AM - 01:00PM

Globalfest Latin America
Fri Nov 14, 2014 @05:30PM - 09:00PM

Fair Trade Gift Boutique at Christ United Methodist Church
Sat Nov 15, 2014 @09:00AM - 03:00PM

Fair Trade Gift Boutique at Christ United Methodist Church
Sun Nov 16, 2014 @11:30AM - 02:00PM



637 S. Dearborn 3rd fl. Chicago, IL 60605 | 312-212-1760 | katherine@chicagofairtrade.org