From a single partnership to a thriving ethical trade community
More than 20 years ago, Catholic Relief Services introduced fair trade to Catholics through a singular partnership with Serrv. Today, our program features education, advocacy and access to ethically produced products.
A more just world begins with you
As part of our community, you’ll discover practical ways to work for social and economic justice. Serve ethically traded coffee. Sign a petition to fight human trafficking. Host a CRS Consignment Sale at your parish. Because that’s how you lift people out of poverty and change the way business is done.
ETHICAL TRADE DEFINED
Ethical trade is a transparent commitment by a company to treat its workers and suppliers fairly, care for the environment and invest in the community.
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Every purchase has twice the impact
With every purchase, our partners donate a percentage of the sale price to the CRS Fair Trade Fund. It’s another good reason to shop with us.LEARN MORE