Over the years, many people and organizations have contributed initial “beans” of support that have grown into healthy Grounds for Health programs in the Americas and Africa. As the program manager here in Africa, I can tell you first hand that for Grounds for Health Ethiopia, the starting bean was planted by Dean’s Beans Organic... Read More
Longtime supporter Cafe Imports has released a limited edition hat just in time for the holidays! We’re excited to announce that Cafe Imports will donate profits from each sale to Grounds for Health ($25 per hat). Cafe Imports collaborated with three master crafters including Leatherworks Minnesota, Phenom, and Ebbets Field Flannels to deliver these one-of-a-kind, coffee-inspired hats. Thank you... Read More
#GivingTuesday Callout: Equator Coffees & Teas This year as part of #GivingTuesday, we are taking the opportunity to call out some of the donors who make our work possible EVERY day of the year. Three Things You May Not Know: Equator Coffees & Teas 1. Equator is the roaster for the first-ever complete B-Corp certified coffee... Read More
Grounds for Health was recently featured in an article by Cafe Europa Magazine, the official publication of the Specialty Coffee Association of Europe.
Grounds for Health is delighted to welcome new funder DS Services of America, Inc. (DS Services) to our Leadership Circle. Their generous gift helps make possible our continued work in coffee regions of Nicaragua and Peru while adding the necessary resources to get our program in Ethiopia off the ground.
Grounds for Health is the grateful recipient of a two-year $45,000 grant award for the Development of Origin Resources from the ECOM Foundation. Since 2006, the ECOM Foundation has made a significant contribution to Grounds for Health’s programs through engaging ECOM staff in collaborative activities in Mexico, Tanzania, Nicaragua and Peru, and by providing financial... Read More
For the third year in a row, the Grounds for Health reception at SCAA, held in April in Seattle, Washington, was generously sponsored by Farmer Brothers. This year the event was held at The Edgewater Hotel overlooking beautiful Puget Sound in downtown Seattle. About 75 people from all walks of the coffee community came to... Read More
Healthy Women, Healthy Harvest Coming to the SCAA Event in Seattle? Join us to celebrate the women who are essential to the sustainability of the coffee industry and to raise a glass to the supporters who make Grounds for Health’s work possible. Details: Grounds for Health Reception: Healthy Harvest, Healthy Women Thursday, April 24th 7-9pm... Read More
Monin, Inc has been a major donor since 2006, and has supported the work of Grounds for Health in many highly visible ways. Not only has the company annually given a substantial cash donation to Grounds for Health, but Monin has also used trade advertising, trade show banners, and raffles to showcase support of our... Read More
Toronto-based Club Coffee has supported Grounds for Health in a variety of creative and substantial ways since coming on board in 2008. As a way of ascending to the category of Major Donor in 2011, Club Coffee conducted a cross-promotion with Grounds for Health in conjunction with retail partner, Wal-Mart. Club Coffee created and introduced... Read More