Category: grants

ICO, IACO and CABI Launch $14 Million Plan to Improve Food Security for Coffee Farmers in Africa

Three international nonprofits with interests in the coffee sector throughout the African continent have teamed up for an estimated €12 million (approximately $14.2 million USD, as of this writing)...

Read More Launches Fund to Support Coffee Shops

As coffee businesses pivot left and right in attempts to navigate the emerging economic landscape carved out by the COVID-19 pandemic, groups supporting those businesses are also making moves....

Read More

In Partnership with Roast, Mostra Coffee Launching $5,000 Small Business Grant

Roast magazine 2020 Roaster of the Year Mostra Coffee will be awarding a $5,000 cash grant and other prizes to a small coffee business this summer. The application period...

Read More

COVIR-20: Bean Voyage Leading Digital Training Program with Women Farmers

The socially driven nonprofit Bean Voyage is entering into new virtual territory with a program designed to empower women smallholder coffee farmers in the COVID-19 era. The group has...

Read More

Ecuador Explores New Specialty Markets with ‘Deforestation-Free Coffee’

Before 2011, Vitaliano Merino’s regular contact with coffee was a cup in the mornings. He owned a 7-hectare cattle farm in Zamora Chinchipe province, in southeastern Ecuador, where his...

Read More

Grounds for Health Earns $175,000 Starbucks Foundation Grant for Ethiopia Project

The Vermont-based nonprofit Grounds for Health is receiving a two-year, $175,000 grant from the Starbucks Foundation that will greatly increase the group’s programming in coffee communities in Ethiopia. The...

Read More