Team Events

Our Awards

Did you know that in the years that FairTradeWorks has been in business, we have won so many prestigious awards. And we’ve been in business for 5 years! Here’s a look at what we have won, so far:         Cheers to the next 5 years!

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Keep Your Family Safe this Christmas Season

The holiday season has arrived! We encourage all of you to enjoy this festive season, but always take safety into consideration whether you are travelling this time of year or entertaining friends and family. If you plan on attending holiday parties where alcohol will be served, have a […]

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Why We Support Pink Shirt Day

Everyone has a story about bullying. Whether you were bullied as a kid, witnessed someone being bullied or were a bully yourself, the stories are always emotional.  Our President and Founder Jim Perkins is no stranger to bullying. When he was a youngster growing up in Wales, […]

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Why Wear Pink?

By: Meg McCaslin When I was a teenager I ABSOLUTELY loved the color pink. At my school, we wore a uniform from Monday to Thursday, but were allowed to wear what we liked on Fridays. I would come to school in a pink shirt, pink pants (read: […]

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FairTradeWorks Takes Home WE Reader’s Choice Award

<i><b>FairTradeWorks</b></i> Takes Home WE Reader’s Choice Award

For 17 years now, Westender magazine readers have been sharing their favourite places, people and businesses in Vancouver. This year, we are honored to be named as one of the Best of City Construction Contractors. Jim Perkins, Founder & President says “he was very surprised to hear […]

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We’re Celebrating our First Birthday with a First! – August 29, 2013

FairTradeWorks is celebrating its first year of business on August 29th, 2013 in an untraditional way. It only seems fitting since they’ve been anything but traditional in their approach to new home construction and renovations. The goal of the company from the very beginning has been to change […]

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FairTradeWorks Turns 1!

FairTradeWorks celebrated its first year of business on August 29th, 2013 in an untraditional way. It only seems fitting since they’ve been anything but traditional in their approach to new home construction and renovations. The goal of the company from the very beginning has been to change […]

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BlindBeginnings.ca – Tip #3: Touch

FairTradeWorks proudly supports Blind Beginnings and the work they are doing to offer BC children and youth who are blind or visually impaired the opportunities to develop skills, confidence and independence in order to reach their full potential.  Plus, they love educating the public on how to assist […]

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The Ride to Conquer Cancer – Monique Osborne

FairTradeWorks  has supported Monique Osborne in her quest to Conquer Cancer this year.  If you read some of her blog, you’ll understand why.   ____________   Why do I ride? You see, GRIEF, never really goes away, no matter how far you ride. Those ladies from Nelson […]

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BlindBeginnings.ca – Tip #2: Use your words

FairTradeWorks proudly supports Blind Beginnings and the work they are doing to offer BC children and youth, who are blind or visually impaired, the opportunities to develop skills, confidence and independence in order to reach their full potential.  Plus, they love educating the public on how to assist […]

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Win a $1000 ‘Front Yard Facelift’ on our Facebook page!

What does your front yard say about you?? We all know a 1st impression could either make or break you, and this applies to homeowners too. We only have one opportunity to impress our guests with our front yard. Starting May 1st for the next 8 weeks, […]

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Remember GlobalBC & FairTradeWorks $12,000 contest winner? – Pt. 1

Earlier this year, Peter von Tiesenhausen was the winner for our, “What would you wake up at 5am for?” Contest. A segment on GlobalBC where we got viewers to look for the ‘GlobalBC’ logo, to get a chance to win a $12,000 renovation of their choice: Bathroom, […]

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BlindBeginnings.ca – Great success at the 3rd Annual “Casino Royale” Gala Dinner and Auction

Held at the Executive Plaza Hotel in Coquitlam, and with over 200 guests, the “Casino Royale” Gala Dinner & Auction raised $14,000! Great food, superb entertainment, inspiring speeches, and best of all, everyone had fun at the casino! With so many positive feedback, Shawn from BlindBeginnings.ca, is  […]

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BlindBeginnings.ca – Tip #1: Take a moment and observe

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We are “March’s Look for the Logo” Winner! Thanks BBB!

Winning anything is always a good feeling. But being the winner of BBB’s “March’s Look for the Logo” feels utterly FANTASTIC! Thanks BBB for including us in your newsletter!

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