• High Holyday Reflection on Fair Trade Coffee

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    Thanks so much to Rabbi Elliot Schoenberg for this educational and inspiring ‘Zochrenu Lechayim drash that  on  he gave at his synagogue in Teaneck, NJ on Kol Nidre about fair trade coffee.

  • October is Fair Trade Month

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    October is Fair Trade Month,  and you can celebrate it by making everyday choices that will have big impacts on producers – choices like eating only Fairtrade chocolate, wearing ethical clothing, or sweetening your Fairtrade coffee with Fairtrade sugar.

  • Delicious Guilt-Free Chanukah Gelt

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    Divine Chocolate’s GUILT FREE (slave free), delicious, and OU Kosher Chanukah gelt is still available.  T’ruah: the Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, our previous partner, is now leading this campaign with Divine Chocolate.

     

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  • Recent Blog Post

    January 29, 2018 -

    Germantown Jewish Centre and Fair Trade by Elliott Seiff One major part of the mission at Germantown Jewish Centre (GJC)  is that Tikkun Olam (repairing the world) is central to our identity as a Jewish community. As a result, we have identified many ways for our members to volunteer to make a difference, including reading […]


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    There would be no fair trade Judaica products if it weren't for the hard work and creativity of the artisans. In addition, they share with us the richness of their cultural heritage by using traditional craft methods, like weaving on a backstrap looms, as well as the colors and designs they have inherited.
     
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