What's Coming up for Fairtrade Fortnight??

Monday, 15 February 2021

For two weeks each year at the end of February and start of March, thousands of individuals, companies and groups across the UK come together to share the stories of the people who grow our food and drinks. mine our gold and who grow the cotton in our clothes, people who are often exploited and underpaid. We are joining with the Fairtrade Foundation and thousands of others to celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight 2021!

We have lots of really exciting stuff coming up as part of our online live programme during Fairtrade Fortnight this year. Workshops for all ages including:


23rd Feb - 6pm - Ages 6-12 - Fairtrade Fun! With Central England Cooperative. Join us to hear all about fairtrade and the difference we can make through our shopping, work and breakfast! All joining details and more information here.


25th Feb - 6pm - Cook Along led by Leeds Woodcraft Folk - ages 6-15 - Join us to bake banana crumbly fingers together from fairtrade ingredients. Joining information plus ingredients list here


2nd March - 6pm - Games Games Games - Ages 6-12 - Old favourites as well as games focused on learning more about the importance of fairtrade. Join the games here.


4th March - 7pm - Cook Along led by Hackney Woodcraft Folk - Ages 6-25 - join us for another baking cook along using fairtrade ingredients led by our members in Hackney all joining details and more information here.
We welcome all young people to join our sessions. If they happen to clash with your group night why not bring your group along to one of the sessions to join our Fairtrade Fortnight celebrations!


Don’t forget to also check out our weekly challenges that we post every week. Over Fairtrade Fortnight expect challenges that include fairtrade recipes to go along with the cook alongs plus other fun, engaging activities can be done with young people at home or with your group online.


All joining details for live sessions plus weekly challenges and hundreds of activities to do from home or with a group online at www.dreambigathome.uk