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  • Through 10 Cents of Change, We're Building a Home for a Honduran Coffee Worker

    Tuesday, November 27, 2018
    We’re excited to invite Ohio coffee lovers to join us in raising funds to build a house for a Honduran coffee worker and his family through our 10 Cents of Change campaign. “We’re asking coffee lovers to donate a dime toward the costs of building a home for Jesús Lazo […] Read More
  • Helping Ohio Avenue Elementary School Students Plan To Make the World a Better Place

    Friday, October 26, 2018
    Fifth-grade students at Ohio Avenue Elementary School in Columbus, Ohio have a challenging goal this school year: To Make the Word a Better Place. And, through Project Dream initiative of local nonprofit See Kids Dream, Crimson Cup volunteers are helping them pursue the goal. This is Crimson Cup’s second year […] Read More
  • Crimson Cup Welcomes Cup Runneth Over Coffeehouse in Sweetwater, Tennessee

    Thursday, October 11, 2018
    A big Crimson Cup welcome to Cup Runneth Over Coffeehouse in Sweetwater, Tennessee, which has joined the group of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries Crimson Cup supports in 37 states. The shop at 111 N. Main St., Suite A, is one of at least 18 new independent coffee shops […] Read More
  • Greg Ubert Named One of the Most Admired Executives in Central Ohio

    Wednesday, October 3, 2018
    Congratulations to Crimson Cup Founder and President Greg Ubert, who has been named one of central Ohio’s Most Admired Executives! Fellow nominees in the Business First of Columbus C-Suite Awards voted to award him this honor. Awards were presented to 38 honorees at a special C-Suite Awards gala event on […] Read More
  • Crimson Cup, AVI Foodsystems and Kenyon College Teach Students about Sustainable Coffee Sourcing

    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    Our higher education team recently partnered with AVI Foodsystems and Kenyon College to teach students about transparency in the coffee trade. Students in Associate Professor Jennifer Johnson’s Sociology of Food class traced the steps by which their morning cup of java ended up at campus coffee shops. The project culminated […] Read More
  • Improving Coffee Quality in Peru

    Saturday, June 30, 2018
    Since 2012,  our team of cuppers has worked with Peruvian coffee farmers, café owners and baristas to improve the quality of coffee they grow and prepare. Recently, Education and Sustainability Director Brandon Bir and Coffee Buyer Dave Eldridge led a team including executives from The Ohio State University to expand relationships […] Read More
  • Our Annual Military Coffee Drive Will Run June 24 through June 30

    Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    Our annual Military Coffee Drive is scheduled for June 24 through June 30. For every 12-ounce bag of coffee purchased at Crimson Cup Coffee Houses in Columbus and Tallmadge, Ohio, we will send one bag of fresh-roasted coffee beans to active-duty U.S. Military personnel serving overseas. “We are honored to […] Read More