CAC La Prosperidad - Cooperativa Agraria Cafetalera La Prosperidad de Chirinos
Today, cooperative members consider La Prosperidad to be a pillar of economic vitality for their community. It has over 520 active members and growing. Coffee production is the primary activity in this region, providing over 90 percent of the population's income. On average, the members of the La Prosperidad cooperative own 2.7 hectares of land, and most of the labor is provided by family members. Each family also grows vegetables and other crops for consumption.
Health and Well-being
This includes a mortuary fund, a health fund, as well as medical attention for members, totaling $45,348.17 in premium.
Increased Production Quality
LA PROSPERIDAD invested $90,318.24 of the premium in fertilizers, managing demonstrative plots, managing coffee and vegetable seedlings, and in their roasted and ground coffee business within Peru.
$250,913.71 of the premium went towards investment of assets, worker and savings fund, capital fund, and second payment to producers.