Our rotating single-origin series, Nevertheless, celebrates women who are changing the game in the world of joe. This batch shines the spotlight on the Virunga Coffee Cooperative and the work they are doing to employ women in the region. Women empowerment is a central part of their mission. They have established programs to allow women in the region to overcome challenges such as setting up savings and loan groups, running training sessions to develop new streams of income, and opening up new areas of employment. This coffee is organic certified, fully washed lot from smallholder farms in the Isale region of North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo. This coffee is a delicious well-balanced cup with tasting notes of lavender, pineapple and bittersweet chocolate. Enjoy!
SINGLE ORIGIN COFFEE
100% DR Congo
Region: North Kivu, DR Congo
Producer: Virunga Coffee Cooperative