Fall Fair Trade Event at Chestnut Hill College

Date/Time

Nov 9, 2011
12:00 PM until 04:00 PM

Description

Chestnut Hill College will host a Fair Trade and Alternative Gift Giving event on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 from 12-4 p.m. in the Rotunda of St. Joseph's Hall on the College campus. This event, sponsored by the student organization Unified for Unifat, enables the public to learn about fair trade, sample food and purchase a variety of fair trade goods from different organizations in the local community.

There will be tables set up with goods from numerous fair trade organizations, including Infusion, 10,000 Villages, the Sisters of St. Joseph Earth Center and other fair trade vendors. Vince Gallagher, author of The True Cost of Low Prices: The Violence of Globalization and Sowing Sacred Seeds will also speak at the event. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Marie Conn, Ph.D. at 215.248.7044 or e-mail mconn@chc.edu.

Cost

free

Location

View map Chestnut Hill College
9601 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Sponsor

Unified for Unifat

Phone

215.248.7044

Contact name

Dr. Marie Conn

Contact email

mconn@chc.edu

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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