SCAA Reception: April 24 @7pm

Join Us: SCAA Reception
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.

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Grounds for Health at the International Cancer Control Conference

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From November 3-6, Grounds for Health Executive Director August Burns and Senior Program Officer Rebecca Singer will attend the International Cancer Control Conference 5 in Lima, Peru.

The theme of the congress is ‘International Collaboration’ and it will highlight the need for collaboration and cooperation in [...]

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Ethiopia: A Country of Firsts

coffee: thanks Ethiopia

Coffee: Thanks, Ethiopia!

As legend has it, coffee was discovered in Ethiopia by a goat herder named Kaldi who noticed his animals were getting a bit friskier after eating some red berries from a certain bush. Excited, Kaldi ran to show a monk in a nearby [...]

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Cervical Cancer Prevention: A Powerful Idea

Nothing else in the world … is as powerful as an idea whose time has come.

While these words were written by Victor Hugo over 150 years ago, they have never been more apt than in regards to the idea of universal access to cervical cancer [...]

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Grounds for Health at International Cancer Conference

Senior Program Officer Rebecca Singer speaking at UICC

Senior Program Officer Rebecca Singer speaking at UICC

Late last month, Senior Program Officer Rebecca Singer and Executive Director August Burns attended the UICC World Cancer Congress in Montreal, Canada. The theme [...]

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Support at SCAA: Flowed like the Willamette River

The team: Katherine, Elisa, Emma, Jane and Justin (he took the photo)

The team: Katherine, Elisa, Emma, Jane and Justin (he took the photo)

Grounds for Health was so gratified to be able to participate fully [...]

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Grounds for Health at SCAA

If you’re coming to Portland for the SCAA Event, keep an eye out for us!

Swing by Booth 7077 to get your invite to our reception at the Heathman Hotel on Friday night at 7pm. There will be free drinks and appetizers! Thanks to Farmer Brothers for generously sponsoring the event.

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Grounds for Health at NCA

NCA Conference

NCA Conference

We will be attending the NCA Annual Convention in Charleston, South Carolina on March 22-24.

If you will be there, come by Table 22 in the Exhibit area to learn how Grounds for Health, with coffee industry support, is reducing deaths from cervical cancer [...]

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True Collaboration for Meaningful Impact

August speaking at the PAHO meeting

Early last month Grounds for Health Executive Director August Burns and in-country doctor Barinia Osejo attended the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Workshop on VIA and cryotherapy. Grounds for Health joined representatives [...]

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Volunteer Sylvia talks about GFH - From SCAA

We just stumbled across Tambaroo Coffee‘s interview with Grounds for Health volunteer Sylvia Estrada from SCAA. Sylvia is a Nurse Practitioner in California and is one of our most active volunteers. Thanks to the Tambaroo blog for posting this great vid. Check it out:

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