THE MENTOR MATCH PROGRAM ON THE MEMBER HUB FACILITATES INFORMAL, ONE-ON-ONE PROBLEM SOLVING AND LEARNING RELATIONSHIPS FOR FTF MEMBERS, AND THEY ALSO EXCHANGE PRACTICAL ADVICE AS MENTORS AND MENTEES ABOUT DEVELOPING AND GROWING THEIR FAIR TRADE ENTERPRISES. Fair trade is changing the way people think about their day-to-day purchases. Help us get you more of the nonprofit information you need, including: An email has been sent to the address you provided. Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? If you can’t find the answers you’re looking for below, contact our team for help. Please check your inbox in order to proceed. A GuideStar Pro report containing the following information is available for this organization: This information is only available for subscribers and in Premium reports. Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? See our consumer insights to see why more than 1,250 companies have chosen fair trade certification to meet sustainability goals, increase brand value, and reach more shoppers. Click on select categories to learn more or contact us directly. Awareness of the Fair Trade Certified seal has nearly doubled since 2008—now at 63% in the United States. Meeting our tea pluckers and their families, attending community events, and visiting schools where scholarships were funded by Fair Trade Premiums, I recognize that the impact of our business extends far beyond the product you see on shelves.”, “Social responsibility and justice have always been important to Obey in both message and practice. Today we continue this tradition, delivering long-term benefits to farms, factories, and fisheries, and the people who represent them. ", “In 2015, I had the incredible opportunity to travel to India, and witness first-hand the benefits that our relationship with fair trade provides to our sourcing communities. THE CONFERENCE WELCOMED OVER 250 FAIR TRADE BUSINESS OWNERS AND ADVOCATES, AND FOR THE FIRST TIME, INCLUDED A DIGITAL STRATEGY TRACK THAT HELPED FAIR TRADE ENTERPRISES DEVELOP COMPREHENSIVE DIGITAL BRAND STRATEGIES TO BETTER CONNECT WITH THEIR TARGET CONSUMERS. A verification email has been sent to you. Consumers are increasingly seeking out companies that sell ethically-sourced goods. Fair Trade Campaigns is doubling down on our commitment to inclusion and equity by bringing a larger focus on racial justice to the Fair Trade conversation. FAIR TRADE FEDERATION RETAILER RETREAT IN 2018 THE FEDERATION HOSTED ANOTHER RETAILER WORKSHOP. We certify whole products, ingredients, and multi-ingredient products in five main categories: Coffee, Produce & Floral, Seafood, Apparel & Home Goods, and Consumer Packaged Goods. WE STREGTHEN AND SUPPORT OUR MEMBERS IN ORDER TO GROW THE GLOBAL MOVEMENT OF TRADE THAT VALUES THE HEALTH OF THE PLANET, AND THE LABOR, DIGNITY, AND EQUALITY OF ALL PEOPLE. 473 likes. News (383) 63% Recognition. The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick. Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Log in as usual to upgrade your account. Log in here. Click on the link in that email We are excited to be adding a hub of resources, along with upcoming goal revisions, aimed towards including and encouraging racial justice advocacy. sugar cane and coffee grower at Cooperativa Norandino in Peru, sewing machine operator at Rajlakshmi Cotton Mills in India, I would like to certify a producer organization, farm, fishery, or factory, I would like to label and sell Fair Trade Certified™ products. What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, Click here to resend it.). Already have a GuideStar Account? Fair trade isn’t just a way to do good—it’s a way to transform your business and meet your sustainability goals. Read our statement on technology transformation at Fair Trade USA® here. Learn more to get more GuideStar Nonprofit Profile data today! Need the ability to download nonprofit data and more advanced search options? Fair Trade Resource Network closed down in May 2014. Sign in or create an account to view Form(s) 990 for 2017, 2017 and 2016. Responsible sourcing creates shared value throughout entire supply chains—a system where everyone can benefit from transparency and ethical decisions. But thankfully we had the opportunity to participate in fair trade since the beginning, which has allowed us to get ahead while caring for our families. This organization has no recorded board members. "Before, we would sell our products at low and unstable prices. Admins, your login name is now your email. Share Search Log In. Once your account is upgraded you can use the admin login. 65% of American shoppers indicate they would trust a product more if it was Fair Trade Certified. Fair Trade USA helps producers access better wages and safer working conditions—things that fair trade farmers and workers relied on this year more than ever. Become part of a movement that’s getting attention from millions of people worldwide. The fair trade movement began as a way to connect disadvantaged producers to vibrant, global markets. THE FAIR TRADE FEDERATION IS A TRADE ASSOCIATION OF FAIR TRADE ENTERPRISES FULLY COMMITTED TO EQUITABLE AND SUSTAINABLE TRADING PARTNERSHIPS.