@NYCFairTrade Coalition is a local grassroots organization promoting + educating ethical businesses, retailers and consumers on ‘Fair Trade’ principles + practices, currently housed in a duplex storefront at 1795 Lexington Ave, NYC.
* Lower level - Clothing + textile swap plus shareable space for indoor + outdoor events/activities.
(You got an idea - they’re listening) swipe to peep @islandbeeproject honey tasting
* Upper level - Marketplace showcasing an array of member brands.
* Virtual - Always available for those who can’t make it in person.
Top five reasons to join:
5 - All are welcome - there’s a place for you. Participate as a business, member, advocate patron or intern!
4 - The programming - every day it’s something - in a good way! The SFCC (sustainable fashion community center) is the perfect space to activate rich and supportive programming for members + East Harlem neighbors.
3 - The Whatsapp support thread. Need to source or promoting something? A stylist, a sublet, some love on social...? Post up and the community is on it.
2 - The diverse community supports each other and members look into the coalition for fair trade resources and ethical solutions. We collaborate - we proliferate ;)
1 - @ABernadette aka Andrea, professor, thought leader, community organiser, scheduler of all things + Chairperson of NYCFTC. True community comes from trust and that’s top down.
Greeningfullife is thrilled to be member and content partner.