Grounds for Health to Receive $18K Grant from JavaJog 2015

Earlier this year on a brisk morning in April, over 200 women and men laced up their shoes to run the third annual JavaJog for a Cause, which combines fun, fitness and philanthropy to raise money and awareness for women in the coffee industry. The cause this year was women in Ethiopia and Grounds for Health was...
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Thoughts on Coffee Kids

Late last month, we were saddened to learn that Coffee Kids would be suspending all programming after 26 years. We were also surprised by the announcement, as Coffee Kids was a true leader, blazing the trail for non-profit organizations like ours and setting the standard for commitment, impact and engagement by the coffee industry in communities...
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SCAA Reception: April 24 @7pm

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...
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One Week: Around the World Retro Diary

During one whirlwind week in April, you could clearly see how Grounds for Health has been having an impact on a global level. From April 22-28, Grounds for Health was doing work on both coasts, sitting at the table at the World Health Organization and championing cervical cancer prevention with six countries on four continents....
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Support at SCAA: Flowed like the Willamette River

Grounds for Health was so gratified to be able to participate fully in SCAA’s Symposium and Trade Show in Portland, Oregon last month. For five days we interacted with old friends and supporters, producer groups with whom we work in country as well as with new friends. Thanks to our loyal supporters, we were able...
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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. How to Find Us:...
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VT Non-Profit Wins National Sustainability Award

Download PDF FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VERMONT NON-PROFIT WINS NATIONAL SUSTAINABILITY AWARD Vermont-based Grounds for Health accepts the 2011 Specialty Coffee Association of America Sustainability Award for its work preventing cervical cancer in coffee-growing communities. May 2011, Houston, TX – At the Specialty Coffee Event in Houston, Texas, Vermont-based Grounds for Health accepted the 2011 Sustainability...
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Coffee Companies Show Social Commitment

Download PDF FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INTERNATIONAL COFFEE COMPANIES SHOW SOCIAL COMMITMENT BY SPONSORING NON-PROFIT AT COFFEE EXPO Tipton Mills, Fara Coffee, and Scolari Engineering were key to a successful show for Grounds for Health, the 2011 SCAA Sustainability Award winner May 2011, Houston, TX – At the Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA) Event in...
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Grounds for Health wins 2011 SCAA Sustainability Award

We are pleased to announce that Grounds for Health has won the Specialty Coffee Association of America’s 2011 Sustainability Award! At the opening ceremonies of the SCAA Event, Sustainability Council Chair Karyn Lee-Thomas said, “Every year, the Sustainability Council reviews dozens of applications. We are always in awe of the depth and breath of the...
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