Update from Guatemala: Literacy in Panabaj

Changes are starting to take place at the school in Panabaj, Guatemala, where our charity partner Child Aid is implementing literacy and teacher training programming. Since the launch of our 4 year support program in January, over 450 books have been delivered to the school, and teacher training is already making a difference for both… Read more »

Meet the Team

Each week, we’ll be introducing you to a member of the Jim’s Organic Coffee Team. Check back here for updates! Of course, we’ll start with Jim… Name: Jim Job Title at Jim’s: President – but really just a guy who likes coffee. Hobbies/Interests: Being outdoors, and spending time with family and the dogs, Mocha and… Read more »

Video: Selective Picking in Costa Rica

In this video from Jim’s recent trip to Costa Rica, a Hacienda La Amistad worker picks organic coffee in the shade of the rainforest. With the selective picking method, organic farmers choose only the most ripe, red coffee cherries from the coffee plant. Inside each cherry are two coffee beans. Selective picking produces a more… Read more »