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Make Chicago a Fair Trade City

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Help Chicago Fair Trade reach its Fair Trade City status by May 6th!

Chicago Fair Trade launched its campaign to become a fair trade city in June 2008. Now we are within reach of achieving all five goals and we need your help for the final leg of this campaign.

We need to identify 260 institutions (such congregations, schools, offices, universities, etc.) who SERVE Fair Trade certified products. To see the other 4 goals achieved and the current list of institutions, go to

Please take the time to write to some of the most influential faith, community and business organizations in Chicago and ask if they are serving fair trade products to their staff, clients or members. If they are, contact with the name and address. If not, and ask them to encourage their affiliates to make the switch to offer at least one Fair Trade product. For resources, visit

Chicago Fair Trade will celebrate World Fair Trade Day in Daley Plaza on May 6th, and we want to take that opportunity to celebrate our Fair Trade City status – as the largest Fair Trade city in North America. Please help!

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