Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Fair Trade Events in San Diego this week!

Fair Trade Events this week in San Diego!


Alternative Gifts Fair
Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 7pm

University of San Diego 

  5998 Alcalá Park  *  San Diego, CA 92110  


Holiday in the Village  
Saturday, Dec. 10 

La Mesa Downtown 10am-10pm

A Holiday Street Fair with something for everyone! A main stage with music all day long..In the kids area Santa will be visiting from noon until 8 p.m. There will be jumpies and Holiday movies, and chestnuts roasting on the open fire:) Also local vendors with great gift ideas and craft beer/ food vendors.  Look for the Fair Trade table hosted by St. Martin of Tours Academy students to support the 6th grade camp fund.  Enjoy coffee and hot chocolate and purchase fair trade chocolate bars, coffee, teas, olive oil, cocoa and lots more.   Come out and bring the family for a fun packed day!

Holiday Alternative Gifts Expo
St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral   
Sunday, Dec. 11, 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

2728 6th Ave • San Diego

Shop at our annual alternative gift expo where all sales benefit non-profits and charities. You can choose between jewelry, décor, accessories designed and crafted by Global artisans; culinary treats; Fair Trade coffee, tea, chocolate, and olive oil; and handmade clothing. Find us in the Great Hall Great Hall (entrance on 5th Ave.) 

Celebrating a great Fair Trade Event in La Mesa, California!

The La Mesa Fair Trade Gift Faire was a huge success with attendees enjoying samples of fair trade coffee from Cafe Virtuoso, ice cream from Ben & Jerry's and chocolate from Equal Exchange.  Everyone shopped!  This was truly a unique opportunity to shop for yourself or holiday gifts.  Local San Diego vendors show cased their beautiful hand made items from artisans in developing countries.
Equal Exchange Chocolate Mini's
Equal Exchange chocolates, coffee & tea

The Golden Rule Fair Trade Clothing

Fair Trade Decor
World Wide Threads

Ben & Jerry's is always a hit!

Lumily Fair Trade
Dr. Bronners donated a great basket of products!
Around the World Gifts

Everyone enjoyed the samples from Equal Exchange!
Fair Trade shoes from The Golden Rule