"Earlier this year I decided to do more to express my values through how I spend and invest my money. That includes buying more from socially responsible and local businesses, and choosing Fair Trade goods as often as possible.
Guelph has long had a fair trade seam running through the layers of its culture and commerce. Now, it can officially call itself a Fair Trade Town, a recognition issued by Fairtrade Canada to.
Mohammad Yunus is a Bangladeshi social entrepreneur, microlender, and Nobel laureate. We share his passion for changing the world, and his commitment to self-determination. Photo credit: Jonathan Bowman with Jambi Kiwa, Ecuador.
Elisio (a member of the Majomut Fair Trade Cooperative in Chiapas, Mexico) takes a rest after a long day of harvesting coffee. Share this to remind your friends that there are hard-working people behind every cup of coffee they drink!