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Our Pride Blend Partner: The Ali Forney Center

In 2002, The Ali Forney Center (AFC) was founded to help LGBQT youth on the verge of homelessness gain access to housing and supportive services. Located in New York, AFC helps 1,400 young adults per year prepare for independent living. Last year, we began a partnership with the center and...

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World Coffee Research

World Coffee Research Businesses, organizations, and individuals are planning for a more sustainable future. From reducing waste to sourcing sustainable goods, the actions we take now will benefit us down the road. But have you thought about what the future of coffee might look like? Not very many people have....

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Denver Coffee Partner Prodigy Coffeehouse

Prodigy Coffeehouse In 2016 we began a partnership with Prodigy Coffeehouse. They are unlike any coffee shop we have ever been to and we were honored to help support their mission in helping young adults, “unlikely prodigies”, achieve success through coffee education. About Prodigy Prodigy takes at-risk youth ages 16-24...

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Girls Gotta Run: Empowering Girls in Ethiopia

  In 2007, the Girls Gotta Run Foundation was started in Washington D.C. with a mission to empower girls in Ethiopia, helping them become changemakers in their communities, and helping them succeed through education and athletics. Since then, the organization has changed and evolved, seeing success they never imagined, and...

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Interview with Team Left Hand's Bike MS Rider, Gina

Every year, Team Left Hand sets out on a series of rides to raise money for Bike MS - and they do a pretty impressive job. They raise more money than any other cycling event for any other cause. Their commitment to Bike MS isn't just raising money for research...

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Giving Tuesday: Where to Donate this Holiday Season

This year, instead of Black Friday sales, we put together a list of all the wonderful organizations we’ve donated to throughout the year as part of our Making Coffee Matter series. If you’re looking for a great non-profit to donate to this Giving Tuesday, you’ll feel good about giving to...

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Helping Coffee Producers Diversify Their Income with Food 4 Farmers

  Coffee buyer, Jess Brooks, recently took a trip to Guatemala with Food 4 Farmers, our partners and $10k donation beneficiary for our most recent Making Coffee Matter release, Organic Café La Abeja. Jess had the opportunity to visit some of the farms that have been learning commercial beekeeping and...

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The Women Behind Three Queens Blend

Every year, we release a coffee that’s extra special to us. We source our Three Queens Blend coffee from three amazing coffee farms in East Africa. And, it’s produced by incredible women working to empower generations of women around them. We’re excited to introduce you to the queens behind the...

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Pride Blend is here!

We are so excited for the release of Pride Blend this year, both for the delicious coffee and to show our support to our community. Pride Blend is more than just a delicious blend of coffees from Colombia, Ecuador, and Brazil. It’s part of our Making Coffee Matter program, a...

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Hard Wired - Supporting Team Left Hand & Bike MS

This winter, we're excited to release our latest batch batch of Hard Wired, a collaboration born from two of Colorado's craft beverage pioneers as a part of our Making Coffee Matter program and supporting Team Left Hand. Our long-standing partnership with Left Hand Brewing Company has resulted in a number...

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