Tag: El Socorro de la Penitas

Meet the Farmer with David Lopez of El Socorro, Honduras

December 1, 2017 (Published: May 27, 2016)

We were excited to welcome Honduran Coffee Farmer David Lopez to our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses¬†and the Crimson Cup Innovation Lab as part of our “Meet the Farmer” series. David also visited the Ohio State University and Upper Arlington’s Barrington Elementary School, where he accepted a donation of computers and projectors equipped with English-language teaching […]

Our 2015 Service Learning Trip to El Socorro, Honduras with Ohio State Students

June 1, 2015 (Published: May 29, 2015)

For the third year in a row, we were proud to sponsor a service learning trip to Honduras for students from the Ohio State University. We’ve been working with the remote mountain village of El Socorro de la Penitas since 2011, and the Friend2Farmer coffee produced by local villagers is served on the university campus. […]