Report from: Elizabeth O’Connell, Green
For the past year, Green America has urged Hershey to go Fair Trade. Why?
Hershey gets much of its cocoa from
To bring this to the attention of Hershey executives, we mobilized people to voice their discontent! School children have made Fair Trade Valentines for the Hershey CEO and Hershey customers have asked for a Fair Trade Hershey candy bar. More than 2,000 people have hosted The Dark Side of Chocolate film screenings and more than 30,000 people have signed petitions that were delivered to Hershey!