Fair Trade Penn State » Campaigns


Our 2014-15 school year campaigns include:


State College Fair Trade Town

We are working towards getting State College certified as a Fair Trade Town!

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THON Ethical Merchandise

THON is a great organization, but most of the apparel ordered is made in sweatshops by children in developing countries. The dyes used for our shirts actually cause cancer for these workers.

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Ethical Club T-Shirts

Penn State clubs order a lot of apparel to show group pride! How great would it be if all of these shirts, sweats, and other clothes were sweatshop-free?

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Penn State Fair Trade University

A long-term goal is to get Penn State certified as a fair trade university

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On March 18th we are holding a chocolate and banana event to raise awareness about fair trade bananas, and tack onto the United Students for Fair Trade Just Bananas campaign.