FairTrade Caravans works with schools, nonprofits and companies to provide quality programs to enhance fundraising and corporate giving. Fundraising with fair trade products are win-win as the producer in the developing country benefits as well as the organization holding the fundraiser. In addition to raising money, a fair trade fundraiser also raises awareness of the fair trade concept including the working and living conditions of farmers and artisans that produce these goods.
Local Impact: Schools, nonfprofits and companies receive 25% percent of product sales for fundraising and corporate giving
Enrichment: Educational programs about fair trade
Global Impact: Alternative to mass-produced goods, supports communities in developing countries
Customized Catalog: Extensive selection of fair trade consumables and crafts
Global Gateway: Single point of access to producers from around the world
December 31, 2017
FairTrade Caravans LLC finishes 4 successful online holiday fundraisers, donating 25% of fair trade product sales, to Tenacre Country Day School in Wellesley, MA, MetroWest Jewish Day School in Framingam, MA, Montessori Schoolhouse of Cheshire County in Keene, NH and Sudbury Valley Trustees in Sudbury, MA.
December 17, 2017
FairTrade Caravans LLC supports Downtown Framingham Inc. by participating in their Downtown Artisan Market, donating 25% of fair trade product sales to this prorgam that is promoting, driving, and implementing the revitalization of Downtown Framingham by collaborating with residents, Town of Framingham officials, and private stakeholders supporting a shared vision.
December 2 & 9, 2017
FairTrade Caravans LLC supports the Framingham High School Global Leadership Program by participating in the FSH Holiday Fair and the Framigham Auxiliary Police Keefe Tech Craft Show, donating 25% of fair trade product sales to this prorgam involving student leaders who meet to learn about Design Thinking and various topics relating to the Influence of Technology on Society. The program culminates in a trip to the Global Student Leaders Summit in Berlin in summer 2018.
FairTrade Caravans also supports Seacoast Waldorf School by participating in their holiday fair and donating 25% of product sales to this vibrant learning environment and active community providing a holistic education that holds a deep reverence for and understanding of the development of the child as a physical, intellectual, social and spiritual being
October 7 & 22, 2017
FairTrade Caravans LLC supports Framingham Community Farm and Eastleigh Farm by participating in their fall festival events, donating 25% of fair trade product sales to these nonprofits that provide local food production for food pantries and land preservation in Framingham.
September 14, 2017
FairTrade Caravans LLC supports and exhibits at MetroWest Confrence for Women, donating 25% of product sales to this nonprofit that provides an accessible and affordable opportunity for local women to make meaningful connections, share relevant perspectives, and learn from inspiring world-class speakers.
July 13, 2017
Framingham, MA FairTrade Caravans LLC, a start-up social enterprise, announced today the successful launch of its unique fair trade education and fundraising program for schools, nonprofits and companies.
June 14, 2017
FairTrade Caravans completes successful fundraisers and presents check to Daniel's Kitchen, Save A Dog and Lovelane Therapeutic Horseback Riding Program
April 25, 2017
FairTrade Caravans presents check from Physical Education Fundraiser to the MetroWest Jewish Day School.
February 17, 2017
FairTrade Caravans presents check from 2016 Holiday Fundraiser and speaks to students bout fair trade at Resliliency for Life, a program for at risk youths, at Framingham High School.