fairthreads.ie | Bala Sport - Fairtrade Footballs
Bala Sport is a co-operative based in the UK which was set up to expand the availability and use of Fairtrade sports balls. Their main aim is to raise awareness of the issues around Fairtrade footballs and how they can help make a difference in the lives of some of the estimated 40,000 sports balls worker in Sialkot, Pakistan where 70% of the worlds hand-stitched balls are made!
When a Fairtrade certified football is sold in the UK, the buyer is guaranteed that the men and women who make these hand stitched products are paid a fair wage and benefit from fair working conditions as well as the additional Fairtrade premium which is a cash sum used for social, economic & environmental development projects.
For more information about our supplier Bala sport & where these footballs come from please click here