Sunday, June 4, 2017

A Cup of Fair Trade Coffee with your Philanthropy?

Have some philanthropy with your cup of coffee today.
Pick the "Fair Trade Coffee Philanthropy" option on our fundraiser and you get:

Grounds for Change is a certified organic coffee roaster specializing in 100% Fair Trade Coffee. They roast organic fair trade coffee that is grown in shaded conditions.
Grounds for Change coffee roaster sells fair trade, organic, shade grown coffee.

Cafe Femenino--Cafe Femenino Coffees are fair trade organic coffees grown, processed and traded by women who then decide how to use the proceeds for bettering their lives and those of their children.

1% for the Planet--Grounds for Change is a member of 1% For the Planet.  This means they donate over 1% of their gross annual sales to social and environmental organizations.

Green America--Grounds for Change are proud members of the Green America Business Network, the original socially responsible business network.

Certified Organic coffee--organic coffee is grown without the use of chemical pesticides and fertilizers thereby assuring the health of the soil forest and farmers.

Certified Fair Trade coffee--fair trade coffee gives farmers a better standard of living and producer cooperatives are guaranteed a minimum fair price for their crop.

Shade Grown Coffee--shade grown coffee protects migratory bird habitat, reduces clear-cutting in tropical rainforests, promotes biodiversity and enhances flavor.

CarbonFree Certified Coffee--to get a product certified CarbonFree, a company must submit the item for a detailed Life Cycle analysis, a third-party process that formally scrutinizes the carbon emissions associated with every step in production.  the resulting analysis accounts for and offsets all carbon dioxide emissions, in our case, starting with a coffee plant and ending with an empty bag of coffee.

website for learning more about the company, Grounds for Change.

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