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Latte Art Fundraiser for Coffee Kids

Hiroshi, a world latte art champion, will demonstrate his coffee art at the following California locations from 12/16-19. Tips/proceeds from the sales of his drinks will go directly to Coffee Kids. •12/15  Kali’s Café @ Clif Bar, 1415 66th Street, Emeryville (private event) •12/16 9-11 AM & 2-4PM @Four Barrel Coffee, 375 Valencia St, San Francisco […]

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Anabella and Her Coffee Kids Projects – ADESPA

This is Anabella.  She runs her family’s farm Finca Santa Felice in Acatenengo.  She coordinates the Coffee Kids project (ADESPA) that serves the area around her plantation. Today she celebrated her birthday with the kids at the community center and then drove us an hour to Antigua.  Her dog came along too because Anabella wanted […]

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Certification…For The Birds!

First stop in Guatemala was Finca Nueva Armenia, owned by the Recinos twins, a farm certified as bird friendly by the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center (SMBC). So what’s bird friendly? Basically it’s a farm that puts the birds interest in mind, and has a number of wonderful residual benefits. First, it’s organic; no fertilizers. Coffee […]

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