On the last Friday of each month, we come together with companies and supporters to bring attention to the farmers and workers around the world, in some of the poorest countries, who grow the food we eat and make the clothes we wear.

Get involved with november Fairtrade Friday

Have you started putting up your decorations yet? 🎄 Christmas is on its way and so is the Christmas chocolate. Waitrose is committed to only sourcing Fairtrade cocoa for all its own-brand chocolate lines, meaning that the cocoa farmers and producers can get a fair price for their work, control their future and lead the dignified life everyone deserves.

> What makes Fairtrade chocolate taste even sweeter

> Meet Fairtrade cocoa producer Yao Amenan Yvonne

> Ethical Christmas Gifts for 2020

Fairtrade is 50 percent owned by farmers, allowing them to determine their own futures and invest the additional Fairtrade Premium in projects of their choice. Only with Fairtrade are farmers and workers protected from the volatility of market price crashes and by following robust Fairtrade Standards, farmers and producers can help protect the environment by choosing the most sustainable farming practices.

Competition

Follow us on social media and get involved with our #FairtradeFriday competition to win a £50 Waitrose voucher to spend on their Christmas Fairtrade chocolate selection.

Enter competition on Facebook

Enter competition on Instagram

Enter competition on Twitter

Waitrose chocolate truffles in gold, red, white and brown on a burgundy background

The competition will run on Facebook and Instagram from Friday 27 to Monday 30 November 2020. 

For more information, please see the full Terms and Conditions for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter below. 

Facebook Terms and Conditions

  1. The closing date for entries is 11:59 pm on Monday 30 November 2020. After this date no further entries to the competition will be permitted. 
  2. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition. 
  3. To enter, you must be over 16 and live in the UK.
  4. To enter, you must ‘like’ Fairtrade Foundation on Facebook and ‘tag a friend’ on the competition post. You will need a Facebook account to be able to enter. Sign up to Facebook.
  5. Employees of Fairtrade Foundation, Waitrose and their immediate family are not eligible to enter.
  6. The prize(s) are non-negotiable, non-transferable and non-refundable. No cash alternative is available. 
  7. One winner will be chosen at random from all eligible entries. You may enter as many competitions as you like on our social media platforms (where advertised) but in the interest of fairness, please note that prizes are limited to one prize per person across all platforms during the same time period. The prize winner will be notified through the Direct Message feature on Facebook after the competition has closed and during the week commencing 30 November 2020 before publication of results.
  8. The winner will receive a £50 Waitrose voucher.
  9. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner. 
  10. The winner’s name can be obtained by sending an email to digital.team@fairtrade.org.uk within 30 days of the prize draw ending. The winner’s name may also be published on Fairtrade Foundation social media profiles.
  11. Our decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into. 
  12. The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England. 
  13. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants, for example email address or postal address required to be able to correspond with the winner and/or send out the prize, will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation in connection with this competition and will not be used for marketing purposes or disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.
  14. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. 
  15. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions. 
  16. The promoter is Fairtrade Foundation, 5.7 The Loom, Gower’s Walk, London, E1 8PY.

Instagram Terms and Conditions

  1. The closing date for entries is 11:59 pm on Monday 30 November 2020. After this date no further entries to the competition will be permitted. 
  2. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition. 
  3. To enter, you must be over 16 and live in the UK.
  4. To enter, you must ‘follow’ @fairtradeuk on Instagram and ‘tag a friend’ on the competition post. You will need an Instagram account to be able to enter. Sign up to Instagram.
  5. Employees of Fairtrade Foundation, Waitrose and their immediate family are not eligible to enter.
  6. The prize(s) are non-negotiable, non-transferable and non-refundable. No cash alternative is available. 
  7. One winner will be chosen at random from all eligible entries. You may enter as many competitions as you like on our social media platforms (where advertised) but in the interest of fairness, please note that prizes are limited to one prize per person across all platforms during the same time period. The prize winner will be notified through the Direct Message feature on Instagram after the competition has closed and during the week commencing 30 November 2020 before publication of results.
  8. The winner will receive a £50 Waitrose voucher.
  9. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner. 
  10. The winner’s name can be obtained by sending an email to digital.team@fairtrade.org.uk within 30 days of the prize draw ending. The winner’s name may also be published on Fairtrade Foundation social media profiles.
  11. Our decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into. 
  12. The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England. 
  13. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants, for example email address or postal address required to be able to correspond with the winner and/or send out the prize, will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation in connection with this competition and will not be used for marketing purposes or disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.
  14. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. 
  15. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions. 
  16. The promoter is Fairtrade Foundation, 5.7 The Loom, Gower’s Walk, London, E1 8PY.

twitter Terms and Conditions

  1. The closing date for entries is 11:59 pm on Monday 30 November 2020. After this date no further entries to the competition will be permitted. 
  2. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition. 
  3. To enter, you must be over 16 and live in the UK.
  4. To enter, you must ‘follow’ @fairtradeuk on Twitter and ‘retweet’ the competition post. You will need a Twitter account to be able to enter. Sign up to Twitter.
  5. Employees of Fairtrade Foundation, Waitrose and their immediate family are not eligible to enter.
  6. The prize(s) are non-negotiable, non-transferable and non-refundable. No cash alternative is available. 
  7. One winner will be chosen at random from all eligible entries. You may enter as many competitions as you like on our social media platforms (where advertised) but in the interest of fairness, please note that prizes are limited to one prize per person across all platforms during the same time period. The prize winner will be notified through the Direct Message feature on Twitter after the competition has closed and during the week commencing 30 November 2020 before publication of results.
  8. The winner will receive a £50 Waitrose voucher.
  9. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner. 
  10. The winner’s name can be obtained by sending an email to digital.team@fairtrade.org.uk within 30 days of the prize draw ending. The winner’s name may also be published on Fairtrade Foundation social media profiles.
  11. Our decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into. 
  12. The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England. 
  13. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants, for example email address or postal address required to be able to correspond with the winner and/or send out the prize, will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation in connection with this competition and will not be used for marketing purposes or disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.
  14. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. 
  15. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions. 
  16. The promoter is Fairtrade Foundation, 5.7 The Loom, Gower’s Walk, London, E1 8PY.