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Chicago Fair Trade Globalfest Fundraiser

Globalfest, the 13th annual fundraiser and Chicago’s biggest fair celebration for Chicago Fair Trade, will take place from 5:30 to 9 p.m., November 15, at the National Museum of Mexican Art, in Chicago. They’ll be honoring the steadfast staff from WBEZ’s Worldview and Changemaker Award winners Evan “the chef” Robinson and Elizabeth Black.

Amenities include an open bar with local wine, craft beer, cider, cocktails and kombucha, an authentic Mexican food buffet, global music, private access to the acclaimed Day of the Dead exhibit until 7 p.m. and a fair trade silent auction.

All proceeds support Chicago Fair Trade and will help to empower tens of thousands of low-income and marginalized workers, artisans and farmers around the world to achieve a fulfilling and sustainable livelihood for themselves and their families.

Location: 1852 W. 19th St., Chicago. For ticket info and to register, visit