Trading Post

Flyer from Trading Post event

The purpose of the Trading Post shall be to eliminate the stigma surrounding secondhand shopping by providing a positive experience with thrifting in the community; encourage originality and creativity in order to inspire conscious shopping habits; promote environmental consciousness of students and community members in Santa Cruz by giving them a platform to directly participate in the cause; and strengthen community involvement by recognizing the specific needs of the diverse mix of community members, especially the houseless and low-income residents.

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Meet Our Board

Images of Trading Post Board Members
sara-amirkiai.jpg Sara Amirkiai (President/Founder)
Mary Carmen Gonzalez- (Co-Vice President)
Naomi Friedland- (Co-Vice President)
Nia Orta (Outreach/Social Media Committee Director))
Edie Trautwein (Art Committee Director)