Sunday, April 19, 2015


Celebrating World Fair Trade Day - 

May 9th  

Join San Diego Fair Trade County at

The CacaoFest 

World Music Festival

 

Balboa Park's Cultural Plaza

10am-10:30pm








Embark on a day long journey around the world ... exploring the Cacao Jungles of Meso-America, Indonesia, Africa, and South America. Please all the senses as we dive into the alluring flavors, music, art, history, and ritual tradition of the people around the that cultivate cacao, the plant behind the chocolate sweetness
Join us in celebration,  honoring generations of growers, chocolatiers, connoisseurs, and chocaholics alike who savor this “food of the gods”.



Fair Trade Market

Fair Trade merchandise as well as products by craftsmen and women who use fair trade, up cycled or local materials.  Hands-on workshops and demonstrations including chocolate making.

CacaoTalks
Learn the ins and outs of this delicious and nutritious plant from chefs, scientists, educators, humanitarians and more!

Food Forest
Come hungry and choose from a delicious variety of LOCAL organic food vendors! 


Kids Ca-Corner
Hands on workshops, games, activities and entertainment

Workshops
Fair Trade San Diego (1pm) committee members will be talking about Fair Trade Towns, Schools & Universities and Congregations. Learn how to start this in your community. 

Also there will be hands-on workshops and demonstrations including chocolate making and artistic & cultural explorations.


Enjoy a Fair Trade Wine and Beer Garden
•   Art Exhibit  •  Live Art Show  •  and more!
Click here for CocaoFest tickets.  http://www.cacaofest.com/
 

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

General Meeting

Fair Trade San Diego County

invites you to attend 

a general meeting

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

5PM

La Mesa Biz Center 

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Planing for World Fair Trade Day on May 9th - 
Partnering with  CacaoFest.com 
 
Your input matters and your support is appreciated. Please come!
 

7317 El Cajon Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942 
 
Cross Streets: Near the intersection of El Cajon Blvd and 73rd St 
Neighborhoods: College East
  

Monday, March 30, 2015

The Fair Trade Federation Convention 

 

Last week Fair Trade San Diego joined 

the Expo at the Del Mar Hilton.

Fair Trade vendors from around the country displayed their goods last week in Del Mar.
Check out a few of the vendors below and visit their websites.
See how you can make a difference with your purchases!
Traditional Zapotec weaver of fine rugs.



 

Equal Exchange shared their mini's at the welcome table!
www.mrelliepooh.com

rupalee.com
escamastudio.com
www.toockies.com
Palestinian Fair Trade - caaanusa.com
"It's Hip to be Fair" - matratraders.com








 Great connections and wonderful friends!  Courtney- USA Fair Trade • Simone-Catholic Relief Services • Serina - Serrv
• Anne- Fair Trade San Diego and La Mesa Fair Trade
Lucuma Designs found at the SD Zoo.


All Connected!  Fair Trader leaders who are spreading the word about Fair Trade in the US.