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Globalfest Africa

October 14, 2010 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Enjoy a festive night celebrating the growth of fair trade as reflected in the lives of producers in Africa.
Special Guest Cecilia Appianim, Financial Secretary for Kuapa Kokoo Cooperative, represents 45,000 cocoa farmers in Ghana who supply cocoa to the Divine Chocolate company, a U.K. company that launched in the U.S. in 2007. The Kuapa Kokoo Cooperative is co-owners of Divine so reap the benifits of a fair trade premium as well as profits from Divine sales. Hear her story and have a “divine” taste.
Appetizers, fair trade wine. Our silent auction will feature 2 lithographs of Samuel Akainyah!

http://www.chicagofairtrade.org

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Date:
October 14, 2010
Time:
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Unnamed Venue
357 W. Erie
Chicago, IL United States

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