Home Valley Fairtrade revealed a new online web directory of local Fairtrade support as part of national Fairtrade Fortnight celebrations. The website hosts a range of local businesses, schools, churches & organisations that have made a pledge to be Fairtrade friendly.
Holme Valley Fairtrade who work together to raise awareness of and celebrate Fairtrade in the local area, are always looking for more local businesses, schools, churches and community groups to become active members. Their moto is: “shop locally, think globally”. Janet Bebb of Social Progress Ltd explains how other businesses can actively support Fairtrade without it costing huge amounts of time, money or effort: