Fair Trade Month

October is Fair Trade Month. Think Fair. Be Fair!

During Fair Trade Month, people across America come together to learn about, promote and celebrate Fair Trade.

Throughout October, we encourage and celebrate Americans who enjoy fair trade products in their daily lives, and in doing so support farmers, workers and their families to improve their livelihoods.

On this page you’ll find:

For even more opportunities to take action, check out our Ten Ways to “Be Fair” for Fair Trade Month.

Be fair and join the party!

Fair Trade Month Prize Drawing

To celebrate Fair Trade Month, we are giving away five baskets of Fairtrade certified chocolates, coffee, ice cream, honey, flowers, energy drinks and more! Click here to enter for a chance to win and for more details.

We’d like to thank the following commercial partners for helping us put together these amazing baskets:


Here you’ll find all sorts of free stuff to help show off your Fair Trade pride and spread the word.

  • Order free printed fliers and stickers.
  • Download the Fair Trade Month Facebook banner, Twitter background and other graphics.
  • Check out the materials available from our friends at the Fair Trade Resource Network.
  • Contact us for information about free Fairtrade certified product samples available for your event while supplies last.
  • Find events near you.
  • Check out our Ten Ways to “Be Fair” for Fair Trade Month.

Free Printed Materials

To order printed materials, please email us at questions@fairtradeamerica.org.

4 x 9 inch informative fliers (200 per pack)

2.5 x 2.5 inch stickers (100 per pack)

Free Downloads

Fair Trade Month Lock-Up
(Download a zip file with Fair Trade Month graphics to create your own stuff.)

Facebook Timeline Banner

Twitter Background

Web/Email Banner

Square #BeFair Graphic

Check out these sample Facebook Posts and Tweets that you can use, as well as some additional Graphics for Social Media Sharing (download a zip file)

From the Fair Trade Resource Network

Free Downloadable Fliers

Order a 2014 Wall Calendar

Fair Trade Month Event Calendar

Fairtrade America and friends are hosting events throughout the month of October. Are you planning one? Get in touch with questions@fairtradeamerica.org to have it displayed, or put it on the Fair Trade Resource Network Event Calendar and we’ll get it up here, too. There are also free resources available to print and order for your event.