Calendar

Feb
23
Sat
Big Brew – Leeds @ St Edmunds Church
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please join us at our Big Brew Coffee Morning

Saturday 23 February 10 – 1

St Edmunds Church

Leeds

Help change the future for families in some of the world’s poorest communities.

FREE ADMISSION

Enjoy fair trade refreshments, find out more about fair trade and buy

  • Fair trade groceries
  • Easter eggs
  • Fair trade crafts including a bargain table
  • Traidcraft Exchange raffle tickets
  • Take home a slice of Just the Wright Cake (if you can wait that long to eat it!)

5% off all Traidcraft purchases and orders

PLUS 5% given to Traidcraft Exchange

Also: St. Edmund’s coffee morning usual stalls of ‘pre-loved books and cakes.

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Fairtrade Fortnight Preview – Fairer World @ Fairer World
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Come along to Fairer World for a look at all the new products, events and tastings that they have in store for us during Fairtrade Fortnight

Feb
25
Mon
Fairtrade Fortnight launch – Fairer World @ Fairer World
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

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Come along to York’s fair trade shop – Fairer World in Gillygate for the start of a Fortnight celebrating Fairtrade with the theme of “She Deserves”

Feb
26
Tue
Fairtrade Fortnight Pop-up shop @ Spurriergate Centre
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – Feb 28 @ 12:30 pm

Come along to the Fairtrade Fortnight pop-up shop at the Spurriergate Centre.

The community “pay as you feel” cafe will be open serving drinks and cake, and you can browse a wide range of fair trade crafts and gifts, and Fairtrade chocolate.

Open 10am to 2.30pm Tuesday to Thursday.

Fairtrade Games Stall @ York St John University
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come along to the Holgate building 11-2 and join in our Fairtrade games

Feb
27
Wed
Free samples & petition signing – York St John University @ York St John University
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come along to the Holgate Building between 11 and 2, sample some Fairtrade produce and sign our petition in support of Fairtrade cocoa farmers.

Feb
28
Thu
Fairtrade cake stall – York St John University @ York St John University
Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come along to the Holgate Building between 11 and 2, and treat yourself to some home made cakes baked with Fairtrade ingredients.

Mar
1
Fri
Fairtrade School Celebration – Leeds @ Leeds Civic Hall
Mar 1 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

She Deserves a Living Income

KS2 and 3 pupils and teachers are invited to participate in Leeds’ 9th Fairtrade School celebration, organised in collaboration between Leeds DEC and Fairtrade Leeds! The event has kindly been sponsored by the Coop.

Students will be leading hands on and inspiring workshops about the cocoa industry and the contribution of women farmers.

Fabian Hamilton and the Lord Mayor of Leeds will congratulating schools on their Fairtrade and Global Citizenship.

A ticket costs £32.39 and entitles up to 6 pupils and 2 teachers to attend.

CO-OP schools please email hannah at hannah@leedsdec.org.uk to book your places.

Mar
2
Sat
Holme Valley Banana Breakout @ Holmfirth & Honey town centres
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Holme Valley Fairtrade are running ‘Banana Breakout’ on Saturday 2nd March when we will take to the streets of our two local towns: Holmfirth and Honley to hand out free Fairtrade bananas and other goodies and raise awareness of Fairtrade.

Coffee Morning – Chapel Allerton, Leeds @ Methodist Church Hall
Mar 2 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Leeds Fairtrade Group invites you  to a Coffee Morning in celebration of Fairtrade Fortnight.

Join us on Saturday 2 March 10.30 – 1.30 at the Methodist Church Hall in Chapel Allerton.