Who we are
Fair Trade Vancouver is a non-profit organization that seeks to increase awareness, availability, and sales of Fair Trade products in Metro Vancouver.
By purchasing goods with the Fair Trade Certified logo, you support equality and contribute to empowering hardworking individuals and their families to build sustainable futures.
Are you looking to get involved with Fair Trade Vancouver in the coming months? We need your help! Fair Trade Vancouver has on-going needs for volunteers to help with communications, event planning, design, and much more and we meet at least once pe r month. The best way to get involved is to sign up to follow our MeetUp page: http://www.meetup.com/fairtradevancouver/ By signing for our MeetUp page, you will receive e-mail announcements of up-coming MeetUps, and have access to notes and … read more
The sun came out just in time for the “Meet Your Maker” event today honoring Fair Trade Campus Week at UBC! I had the pleasure of stopping by the UBC bookstore this morning to find a cluster of local companies handing out free samples and chatting with students about ethical and healthy snack foods! The event was made possible by UBC’s Engineers Without Borders, Food Services , the UBC Farm, and also featured the tasty products of some awesome and ethical … read more
Chief Adam Tampuri, the Chair of the Board of Fairtrade Africa will be speaking at our event on September 15th. Be sure to check out our event page for more information and to RSVP. In the meantime, for a glimpse of Chief Adam speaking about fair trade, check out the video below.