Tag: Fair Trade Sports

Alternative Fairs and Markets

Recently, some certified Fair Trade soccer balls and volleyballs were donated to the annual American Martyrs Catholic Church of Manhattan Beach auction by one of our customers (shout out to Tom Hoffarth). Churches have been a gathering point for people for centuries and it’s important that the folks that attend these gatherings get educated about

Free trade vs Fair Trade

Is Fair Trade the perfect system, without flaws? No. But to quote the quotable Ben Harper, ‘What good is a cynic with no better plan?’ “Fair Trade” is often compared to “free trade” in popular media. Here’s a brief clarification: Fair Trade Fair Trade is a trading partnership, based on dialogue, transparency, and respect, that

Dutch View on a Global Problem

We were also recently approached by the National Committee for International Cooperation and Sustainable Development (NCDO) to support the latest athletic outreach in Fair Trade. This is a great opportunity for Fair Trade Sports and the NCDO to team up and improve the lives of youth through the power of sports. For those of you