Ohio Fair Trade Expo @ John Carroll University
This annual in-person event at John Carroll University (with COVID safety protocols) is expected to bring together hundreds of fair trade supporters, advocates, retailers, and vendors from across the state. The Expo will be an opportunity to continue building energy around the already vibrant Ohio fair trade movement and previous Expos. In addition to the Global Marketplace of fair trade vendors, we’ll host educational panels, likley in a hybrid format (in-person/online).
location : John Carroll University, Dolan Science Center – ground floor atrium (vendors) and auditorium ( educational presentations )
COVID protocol: Facial masks and social distancing are required at all gatherings at John Carroll University. This is also the health advisory from Cuyahoga County for all indoor events
Note: If this event becomes 100% virtual, we will let everyone know as soon as possible.
GOALS OF THE EXPO:
- Present high quality educational forums to increase attendees’ understanding of fair trade
- Provide resources and active campaigns for fair trade supporters to join
- Create a larger network of socially conscious consumers committed to Fair Trade
- Offer opportunities for networking amongst vendors, advocates, and supporters from across Ohio