Fairtrade Month Challenges

Join us on our social channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) during Fairtrade month for weekly challenges and the chance to win some great prizes!

Week One (May 4th) – Kick-Off Give-Away - May the Fourth be With You

DivineThe Challenge

  • Do you like your coffee or chocolate on the dark side? Post a picture on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter with your favorite Fairtrade java or chocolate.
  • Use the hashtag #FairtradeMonth and tag the @fairtradecanada account so we can count your submission.

The Prize

  • 1lb of Fairtrade Dark Roast Coffee and some bars of Divine Fairtrade Chocolate: 70% Dark Chocolate, 70% Dark Chocolate with Raspberry, and Ginger and Orange. 

Week Two (May 11th) – World Fair Trade Day

The Challenge

  • Fairtrade is all about people and planet! Post a picture on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter with a sign that says “For the People, For the Planet”. Extra points for creativity!
  • Use the hashtag #FairtradeMonth and tag the @fairtradecanada account so we can count your submission.

The Prize

  • 1 Fairtrade Cotton T-Shirt, 1 Fairtrade Cotton Tote Bag, and a copy of “Fighting the Banana Wars and Other Fairtrade Battles”

Week Three (May 17th) – International Day of Living Together in Peace

etik & co.The Challenge

  • Comment on our May 16th post (on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter) for International Day of Living Together in Peace and tell us what living in peace means to you.

The Prize

  • Etik & Co. bundle (Fairtrade duffle bag, socks, shoes)

Week Four (May 24th) – Feed Empowerment – The Cooking Edition

CaminoThe Challenge

  • Post a picture on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter with a recipe from our recipes page (or your own Fairtrade recipe!). List the Fairtrade ingredients you used!
  • Use the hashtag #FairtradeMonth and tag the @fairtradecanada account so we can count your submission.

The Prize

  • A “cooking with Fairtrade” bundle, including Fairtrade cocoa powder, chocolate chips, sugar, coffee, tea (valued at $70)

Week Five (May 31st) – Fairtrade Month Grand Prize

The Challenge

  • Take a screenshot of your submissions to all 4 Fairtrade Month challenges
  • Submit your screenshots to action@fairtrade.ca

The Prize

  • A cash prize of $200 for your next Fairtrade shopping spree
  • A hardcover copy of Éric St-Pierre’s  coffee-table book Fair Trade: A Human Journey

 

Consult our Contest Rules.