Archive for August, 2013

Good Coffee + Good Business in Bangladesh = Lasting Social Change

| August 12, 2013 | 5 Comments
Good Coffee + Good Business in Bangladesh = Lasting Social Change




We’re excited to hear more from Board member Gabe on his ventures in Bangladesh. Gabe looks at the intersection of food, workers’ rights, and politics from a coffee drinker’s perspective. For more on his ventures with his wife, please check out their blog. When I think back on how I adjusted to life in Bangladesh, […]

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Leading the Way Out of America’s Food Desert

| August 6, 2013 | 6 Comments
Leading the Way Out of America’s Food Desert




A few weeks ago, 12 young intrepid food advocates joined Zomppa Education Director Leanne and her team for a weeklong Zomppa Summer Workshop focused on:¬†Global Citizenship and Food Justice¬†in Durham, NC. Held in donated space by the generous Terreiro de Arte e Cultura, a capoeira studio, the ZomppaKids shared, learned, and cooked. Leanne’s energy and […]

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