18 November 2009, 11:00 AM - 18 November 2009, 2:30 PM
Description: Want a shopping experience that makes a positive impact in the lives of people half a world away? The Social Entrepreneurship Club, HBSA, MUSH, and other business and non-business clubs will bring 15 fair trade and community development retailers to campus to sell their goods in the Global Fair Trade Marketplace. Browse products from all over the world, including textiles, art, coffee, chocolate, and accessories. Some of the best holiday shopping in Seattle will be on UW's campus.
The following organizations have already confirmed their attendance: Krochet Kids, Beads for LIfe, Ten Thousand Villages, Theo Chocolate, Far East Handicrafts, El Quetzal Project, SOL Fair Trade, Karisma Ltd., Baskets of Cambodia, Market Street Traders, and Trabant Coffee and Chai.
Come to shop and make a difference!
Where: Seattle, United States
Website address: http://www.foster.washington.edu/centers/gbc/Pages/gbw.aspx
Global partners: No
Activity type: Other
Focus: Social entrepreneurship/Clean Tech e.g. ideas for social or environmental change,International focus,Economic development / regeneration
Will you be partnering with any other organisations to run your activity?
Expected attendees: 100