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Equal Exchange’s 2019-2020 Fundraising Catalog expired. To place an order, select full cases of products and order on our website or call our Customer Service team at 774-776-7366.
Thank you for supporting our alternative trade organization and our mission.
For the past 15 years, we’ve offered a traditional catalog fundraising program. We discontinued the catalog and are re-imagining a future program for later this year. Stay tuned in the months to come!
Sign up to learn about our next fundraiser when it’s launched.
Interested in connecting with us about creating a fundraiser? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for participating in past fundraising programs and your inspiration to get involved with Equal Exchange in the future!
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Frequently Asked Questions
- Does Equal Exchange still offer a Catalog Fundraising Program?
No. In 2020, the fundraising catalog program ended.
- How can I fundraise with Equal Exchange?
- What kind of profit margin does Equal Exchange offer?
For event and table sales, you choose the retail prices and your profit margin! We recommend selling your products at 1.5x the cost that you purchased them for.
- Can I receive samples to share with my group?
To get samples, you may purchase full cases of Equal Exchange products from the webstore or by calling Customer Service at 774-776-7366. You can sample a few, then sell the rest in your fundraiser.
- Do you offer promotional materials to help our group sell?
Yes! Find helpful tips for your fundraiser in the “Our Resources” section.
- Can we fundraise year-round?
You can fundraise with Equal Exchange any time of year. *Please note that shipping chocolate when temperatures are 70 degrees or more may incur an extra $10.00 insulation fee.
- Can we run an online fundraiser?
Equal Exchange products are available on a program called FarmRaiser, an online option for promoting, organizing and tracking a local fundraiser. Your supporters can place orders for Equal Exchange products on your group's customized online marketplace, and we'll ship them all to the organizer for distribution. Click here to learn more >>
- I have a small group or am an individual. Can I still do this fundraiser?
Yes — we are happy to accommodate small groups and individuals. When everyone is motivated to participate, small groups can be very successful!s
- Is there a minimum order?
There is no minimum order.
- What is the turnaround time between placing our order and receiving it?
You will receive your order within 10 business days.
- How much does shipping cost?
Please visit this web page for Equal Exchange’s shipping fees and more information.
- Do you have educational resources for teachers?
Yes, our curriculum for grades 4 – 9, Win Win Solutions: An Introduction to Fair Trade and Cooperative Economics, is available online to download one unit at a time. You can find additional educational resources on our For Your Classroom page or on our Pinterest board.