Fair Trade Fortnight events- National Events
29 April - Monday's Wholefoods Morning Tea
Monday’s Wholefoods is hosting a morning tea at their tucked away café located at 503B New North Road, Kingsland raising funds for Oxfam’s Morning Tea. Oxfam’s Morning Tea takes place each year during Fair Trade fortnight, May 8-22 2015 working alongside Fair Trade aiming to provide farmers in the developing world a fairer share of the benefits of trade and enabling them to make lasting improvements to their lives.
To purchase tickets visit: www.mondayswholefoods.com
9 May - Parnell Farmers' Market
Join Oxfam at Parnell Farmers' Market on May 9 as Oxfam promotes and shares the stories of Fairtrade farmers and producers. Oxfam will be holding an info/drop in stall to help people find out why we hold Oxfam Morning Teas and how to have a successful morning tea yourself. The market is located behind the Museum on Titoki Street, in the car park (home to the Parnell Community Centre and Parnell Library) at 545 Parnell Road, Parnell.
10 May - Grey Lynn Farmers' Market Morning Tea
Grey Lynn Farmer’s Market will be hosting an Oxfam Morning Tea stall on May 10, 2015 9am-12.30pm. Market stall holders will be providing goodies for Oxfam’s stall, raising funds in aid of Fair Trade. This day will also be a time for Morning Tea Hosts to ask questions or queries they have on Oxfam’s Morning Tea and a chance for Oxfam to provide extra information on Fair Trade.
For further information on the market check out: www.glfm.co.nz
25 & 27 May - High Tea, Le Cordon Bleu, Wellington
The talented students at Le Cordon Bleu – Wellington, will be demonstrating their French culinary flair by holding two High Tea events at their Cuba Street campus. The High Teas will take place 2.30 - 3.30pm on May 25 and 27, raising awareness for Fair Trade and Oxfam’s Morning Tea. If you can’t host a morning tea yourself, dine in decadence at Le Cordon Bleu where you will treat your taste-buds and help raise funds for people in poverty.