Posts in Category: News

Join Our Happy Team of Volunteers!

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At Just we are dependant on our team of volunteers who work alongside our paid staff undertaking all aspects of retail work. We would really like to welcome new volunteers over the summer. We usually have about 20 volunteers working with us on a week by week basis. We have had many volunteers who have… Read more »

Louise to start exciting new job!

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Louise leaves us to take on exciting new job. We’re really sad to see her leave. She has been a great asset to us here at Just and she will be truly missed. She has been a hard working member of the team who has challenged us to always do our best and has been… Read more »

Just Fair Trade celebrates at Leicester Cathedral

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On Wednesday 2 March, Just Fair Trade will mark twenty years as a retail presence in the centre of Leicester with a service in Leicester Cathedral. ‘Just has become a well-established part of the city centre’s independent retail scene; celebrating this milestone at the Cathedral – our local church – will enable us to acknowledge… Read more »

Traidcraft’s place in the world of ‘doing good better’

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By Andy Biggs, Traidcraft CEO I find it interesting that part of the promotion of the ideas in William MacAskill’s book, “Doing Good Better: How effective altruism can help you make a difference”, involves having a negative headline about Fairtrade. As CEO of Traidcraft, an organisation that has pioneered Fairtrade and continues to be passionately… Read more »

Fairtrade Fortnight 2015

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We’re big fans of Fairtrade Fortnight here at Just Fair Trade! It gives us a great opportunity to boost our day-to-day commitment to fair trade with some fun events, promotions and activities. We also love the opportunity it gives us to both support the bigger picture work of the Fairtrade Foundation and enable local groups to… Read more »