CAC Perene - Cooperativa Agraria Cafetalera Perene
Using Fair Trade premiums, the organization has developed programs that provide training, technical assistance and capacity building workshops for their members. The organization firmly believes in the development and social investments made to improve members’ and communities’ living conditions. They hope everyone will soon recognize the importance of small coffee producers and their efforts taken to guaranty the delivery of their product, despite challenges in the global market and recent diseases hitting coffee crops.
A New Wet Milling Facility
CAC Perene members chose to invest portions of their Fair Trade premium in the construction of a new wet milling plant. This includes the acquisition of land where the new plant will stand.
Technical Assistance for Members
A technical assistance programs financed with Fair Trade Premiums targets new members looking to improve production and quality of their crops.