St. Joseph, Strongsville, Fair Trade Sale

Join fellow west siders at this two day annual fair trade sale. There will be a large variety of vendor displaying some great gifts and personal items. It will be held on Saturday from 3:00 to 6:00 and Sunday from 8:00 to 2:00.

Ohio Fair Trade Network Meeting

Join us  at Houlihan’s in Westlake for our next Network meeting. This will be hosted by Rachel Jewell of Threads Worldwide. The mission of Threads Worldwide is to “create life-changing work for women around the world through the fair trade of artisan jewelry.” Learn more about this great company and how Rachel got started in the movement while enjoying time with fellow members of the Northeast Ohio fair trade network.

 

Ohio Fair Trade Teach-In & Expo

The Ohio Fair Trade Teach-In & Expo returns to John Carroll. This will be a day of seminars, break out sessions and shopping. This is a must attend event for anyone in Ohio interested in justice for the Global South.

St. Rita’s One World Artisan Market

Join us for this two day event which begins at 11:00 AM on Saturday until 5:00 PM and then continues on Sunday beginning at 9:45 AM and going to 2:00 PM in the the afternoon. St. Rita has hosted this event many times and it’s a fun time.

St. Hillary Fair Trade Boutique

Come to Saint Hillary located in the Akron area for this two day fair trade boutique. Hours both days will be 9:30 to 2:00. A variety of vendors will be on hand with great products from around the world.

Laurel Lake Annual Fair Trade Boutique

Laurel Lake will host its 11th Annual Fair Trade Boutique on Friday, October 6th. A wide variety of eco-friendly, fairly traded jewelry, artwork, home décor, toys and other handmade items from artisans and farmers living in developing countries will be available for purchase.

Saint Clarence Fall Fair Trade Fair

Join us at Saint Clarence as the fall and winter fair trade fair season get under way. This event is over two days beginning Saturday afternoon for a few hours and then continuing Sunday morning and ending at 1:30. This gives plenty of time to visit and shop.

Ohio Fair Trade Monthly Network Meeting

Join us at the September Network meeting which will be held at the home of Ron and Mary Ober who own Revy Fair Trade. Learn more about El Salvador and how Ron and Mary got involved in the fair trade movement while taking a tour of the facilities. Light snacks and beverages will be provided.

Tremont Annual Arts Festival

The Tremont Arts Festival is a wonderful two day event in September which bring vendors from throughout Northeast Ohio together for the weekend. Many will be offering fair trade products from around the world. It runs from 11:00 to 6:00 on Saturday and noon to 5:00 on Sunday.

Eastwood Preserve Fall Fest

This event is held at the Eastwood Preserve in Richfield, Ohio. Its focus is on the earth, dirt, nature, which naturally includes fair trade. If you’re looking to get out on a beautiful Northeast Ohio afternoon, this is your chance.