Fairtrade Fortnight 2018 in Macclesfield

26th February – 11th March

Choose Fairtrade products and help to close the door on exploitation and open a door to opportunity for farmers and producers across the globe to trade their way out of poverty.

Macclesfield Fairtrade Town Group invites you to join us at events during Fairtrade Fortnight 2018

All Day Fairtrade Breakfast

Sat 24th Feb

9.30-15.00 at the Hope Centre, Park Green


Schools Fairtrade Poster Display

Macclesfield Library 1st floor Gallery

Mon 26th Feb to Sat 10th March


Fairtrade Dinner at Macclesfield College

6pm Weds 28th Feb

Tickets £25 from the Silk Restaurant, Macclesfield College

01625 410016


Coffee Morning

Sat 3rd March

9.30 – 12.15

Macclesfield Library,

supported by Hope in NE Cheshire

Featuring Meet the Producer with Marcial Quintero, member of Coobana, a Fairtrade banana co-operative in Panama

Find out how Fairtrade saved Coobana from bankruptcy, provided good housing, sanitation and education and is even rescuing turtles!