VOTE // “Fair Trade Fits” student video contest, Fair Trade USA

To showcase their Fair Trade Apparel & Linens Program, Fair Trade USA created a student video competition titled “Fair Trade Fits.”  

Finalists from University of Michigan, Portland State University, College of William & Mary, University of Texas at Austin, and Kent State University are competing to win  a paid trip to visit a Fair Trade USA farm or factory. Fair Trade USA producers and manufacturers are located in India, Liberia, Peru, Nicaragua and Costa Rica.

To vote, pop on over to the Fair Trade USA Facebook page (titled Fair Trade Certified) and ‘Like’ your favourite video.   

Voting closes this Friday @ 5pm Pacific Time, so you’ll have to hurry!  

Great work, everyone! And good luck to the finalists!

 

Toby Roberts, Portland State University

Jenna Creech, University of Texas at Austin

Rob Marty, Danielle Dwyer, Scott Brewington, Paula Billingsley of The College of William & Mary

Sharon Dranko, Kent State University

Theo Schear, University of Michigan

Mary Hanlon

Mary is the founder, editor and lead contributor at Social Alterations. She is also a PhD candidate at the University of Edinburgh, where she researches responsible fashion and transnational labour rights activism in the wake of the Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh.

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