Fair Trade Philadelphia Film Shorts

Come learn about Fair Trade topics through interesting, informative short films and trailers. These Fair Trade film shorts provide a great overview of how our globalized economy impacts workers throughout the world. You will gain an understanding of challenges producers face and the impact of Fair Trade on their livelihoods. Wednesday, August 29, 2018 6:30pm – 8:30pm Rufus

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Delaware River Clean Up

It was a day full of ominous clouds and potential for big, quick rainfall. Luckily, we were given mercy by the weather and a gentle breeze sweeping the coastline of the Delaware River, just south of the Tacony Palmyra Bridge in Philadelphia. The group was organized by United By Blue, Riverfront North, Philly Water Dept

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Coffee of the Month – Sumatra

This “Gayo Mountain” coffee is relatively rare, grows on the volcanic slopes of Mount Leuser, in the Aceh region of Sumatra, at 2,500-5,000 feet above sea level by the farm cooperative Koperasi Permata Gayo. The placement of Indonesia at the equator creates the situation of microclimates ideal for great coffee. This year, they are experiencing

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FitC Roastery Tour

FitC, Friends in the City, came to visit us last week for a tour of the Roastery. We may not have inner city chic accommodations but that’s part of our charm, not to mention how we can offer our customers delicious, organic and fair trade coffee at reasonable specialty coffee prices. Joe hosted discussion about

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Love Your Park Day

We donated coffee to Fairmount Park Conservancy’s Love Your Park Day on 5/12 at Fisher Park in the Olney neighborhood. What a beautiful day and a beautiful park! So many hands were out helping clean up, plant trees, set up the garden, play and have fun. In the picture, PFTR’s Cat Collins got her kids

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