JUNE 7th YOU CAN SPREAD AWARENESS ABOUT CHILD LABOR WHILE EATING CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM !

June 7th is National Chocolate Ice Cream Day in the U.S. This makes it super simple to spread awareness about human trafficking! 

Did you know that 70% of the world's cocoa comes from West Africa where 2 million children are forced to work on cocoa farms?

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We are so thankful that companies like Ben & Jerry's, 365 EVERYDAY VALUE®Fair Trade Certified™ Chocolate Ice Cream, Luna and Larry's Coconut Bliss, and Three Twins Ice Cream are becoming aware of the issue and incorporating fair trade ingredients in their products. 

Here are 2 quick steps you can do to spread awareness on June 7th.

  1. Buy yourself some delicious fair trade chocolate ice cream. 
  2. Then post a pic, on your favorite social media site, of yourself or your kiddo enjoying your ice cream and in the comments mention a fact about child labor and don't forget to add kudos for fair trade ice cream. 
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Spread awareness, buy fair trade and together we can end human trafficking.