We are excited to join our partners Oikocredit and Oxfam America in Chicago! Check out our events, and enter to win a Divine gift basket and an earring gift set from Mata Traders by answering our question below.

Chicago Itinerary:

May 6th:
 
Tune in to WBEZ 91.5 at 12:00pm to hear Kuapa Kokoo farmers Christiana and Afriyie talk to Jerome McDonnell about how they have benefited from fair trade and what life is like as a member of the Kuapa Kokoo cooperative. Not in Chicago? Listen live here
 
Then, join us for Kuapa Kokoo: Producer perspectives on cooperative development in Ghana; an event hosted by The Center for Global Engagement and cosponsored by Afrilogue. 
 
620 Library Place
Evanston, Il 60201
7-8:30p
 
May 7th:
 
Celebrate World Fair Trade Day with Divine, Kuapa Kokoo farmers Christiana and Afriyie, and Chicago Fair Trade in Daly Plaza.
 
Daly Plaza
Chat with Kuapa Kokoo farmers from 10-2p
 
Later in the evening we will be hosting Sweet Justice: Lessons in Food Justice from Cocoa Farmers with our cosponsor OxFam America.
 
James Parlor Room
Chicago Temple
77 W Washington Street
6:30-8p
 
 
 
 
 
Ask Afriye and Christiana a question about life as a cocoa farmer in the Kuapa Kokoo cooperative in Ghana and be entered to win a Divine gift basket and an earring gift set from Mata Traders. Look out for your questions and answers on our Facebook page!