Take a Sip for Fair Trade!

Laura was all smiles as guests enjoyed her unique cocktailsMay 12, 2012 (7:00-11:00pm) at The Great Canadian Theatre Company (1227 Wellington Street West)

Keynote speakers:
George Roter, CEO, Engineers Without Borders
Michael Zelmer, Director of Communications, Fairtrade Canada

This will be the Fair Trade event of the season, bringing together Fair Trade (chocolate & wine) and local foods (cheese & beer) to showcase the best of Ottawa and beyond. The evening will include speakers, special guests, city councillors and representatives from various organizations. The evening will include a silent auction and local businesses will be on hand, showcasing their Fair Trade wares for purchase.

This will also be a fundraiser for Fair Trade Ottawa Équitable and Ottawa’s showpiece of Fair Trade Fortnight, launching Fairtrade Canada’s “Take a Step” Campaign.

Guests receive a complimentary drink with entrance. Along with a classic drink selection including Fair Trade wine and local beer, we will also be serving specialty mixed drinks that use Fair Trade coffees and teas as bases.

Early-bird tickets are $25 and can be purchased on our tickets page. Tickets will be $30 at the door.

Sponsored by:

Camino
Bridgehead
Obasan
Loudmouth Printhouse
Olivia Chocolat
Organic Meadow
Ottawa Kiosk
The Jewel 98.5

Featured vendor tables will include:

ADORIT Boutique
Camino
Jolica
Didi Bahini
Olivia Chocolat
Ten Thousand Villages

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