Mission, Vision & Values

Fairtrade America is the US branch of Fairtrade International – a global network that spans over 100 countries and works with about 2 million farmers. Fairtrade is a different way of doing business – one that prioritizes the people and places behind products we use every day.

Flower worker stands outside greenhouses in Kenya.
Many Fairtrade certified white rose buds

Our Values

Our team in the US is committed to continuous growth. We regularly take a look at our internal practices to figure out new ways of collaborating more effectively with one another. In all that we do, we prioritize:

  • Action
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Challenge
  • Optimism

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I am afraid of nothing because I know how to manage my money. I am stronger. I am a leader of many people now and know I can do things on my own.

Rosine, Cocoa Farmer from Cote d'Ivoire