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Let Equal Exchange Add a Little Fair Trade into Your Fundraising

Are you looking for great ways to raise money for your child’s school, your church, your sports team or any other group? Equal Exchange is a worker-owned coop dedicated to quality Fair Trade and Organic products that supports small farmers. Every year they run a holiday program to add a little Fair Trade flair into fundraising! Their delicious goods make unique fundraising gifts that people will love, all while supporting small farmers around the world! Sounds like a great organization, doesn’t it!? Who wouldn’t enjoy doing a little good while raising money (which is something so common for organizations this time of year) and enjoying some tasty items!?

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We were recently sent some of their products to try out and I have to say, I am impressed! We received two types of coffees, hot cocoa mix, and chocolates! I’m trying to stay away from the coffee while pregnant, but hubby tried the coffees and said that he wished they were a bit stronger. We did receive the light roast and he’s used to a stronger coffee. The cocoa was great in that it wasn’t overly sweet like many “hot chocolates” are. I love the cocoa taste while being warmed and not overdoing the sweet! The organic coffees and cocoa are definitely something I would not only feel good about giving as gifts, but they are also items I’d like to receive!

The. chocolates. are. amazing. Need I say more? This preggo mama who often craves chocolate has been in heaven! We were sent their organic chocolate holiday minis which come in dark chocolate and milk chocolate with a hint of hazelnut. I have had the hardest time not eating the entire box in one sitting. I am trying to control my urge and eat just a few pieces a day. 😉

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Equal Exchange works with thousands of community groups that hold holiday sales with Equal Exchange products. Anyone who fills out the online form to learn more will receive a packet of useful info in the mail and they’ll be entered to win $500 worth of products! Their sales offer things like Equal Exchange fairly traded coffee, foods, artisan crafts, and more! Their items make wonderful gifts, allow your organization to earn money, and you can feel good about it because they are fairly traded products that support small farmers! Does it get any better?

Be sure you follow Equal Exchange on Twitter and on Facebook for up to date information! Don’t forget to fill out their online form for information on having a sale for your organization or be sure to pass this along to your organization leader to get a fabulous fundraiser started!

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  1. We love their dark chocolate. Absolutely delicious!
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  2. Equal Exchange sounds really neat, I love that they work with so many!! The hot cocoa and chocolates look so good!
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  3. Yum! It all sounds delicious to me. I have been trying to pay more attention to fair trade products. Definitely could use some of that hot chocolate right now. 😉
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  4. Did somebody say chocolate??? I think that’s great the organization works with communities to sell Fair Trade goods.
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  5. Ooh, that sounds yummy!! Thanks for the heads up about the giveaway too.
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  6. I’d have a hard time resisting more than a few pieces of the chocolate at a time too! I’d also like that hot cocoa!
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  7. They look AMAZINGLY GOOD!! If it says chocolate, it might as well have my name on it! I LOVE that it’s organic!! 🙂
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  8. I totally want to try that hot cocoa! I am a big fan of hot chocolate!
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  9. Yummy, that cocoa and the minis both look unbelievably delish! This is a yummy cause to support!
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  10. I would love to try that hot cocoa, especially now that it’s cool outside.
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