Pairing New Chocolate with Coffee

10 April

Pairing flavors is an art. Which coffees taste best with Equal Exchange’s newest chocolate bars? We went to an expert to find out. Meaghan Holmes is our Chocolate Supply Chain and Quality Control Coordinator. In the four years she’s worked for the Chocolate Team, she&#8217…

A Fundraising Tip with Excellent Taste

22 March

Fundraising with fairly traded, organic and delicious products? Here’s an excellent tip to help you raise more money… let them taste it! As the fundraising campaign organizer, it’s up to you to come through for your cause. You make sure your community knows exactly what your organization…

Podcast Episode 5: Total Eclipse of the Heart

19 March

It’s time for The Stories Behind Our Food. We’ve just released a brand-new episode of our interview-style podcast, and hope you’ll give it a listen. You can hear #StoriesBehindOurFood on: Stitcher (on both Apple and Android.) Apple Podcasts (Apple devices only.) Google…

Woman In Coffee Highlight: Meet Haby

01 March

In the lush and isolated highlands of southern Peru, a region known as Incahuasi, meaning “House of the Incas,” one young woman, Habilia Vigoria Oyola, stands out. To celebrate International Women’s Day, we are highlighting an outstanding woman who is working to support the dreams of a long-term…

Podcast Episode 4: Farmers Sharing Knowledge for Better Chocolate — and Better Outcomes

26 February

Hey, it’s another episode of The Stories Behind Our Food, live and ready for you to listen! Here it is! You can hear #StoriesBehindOurFood on: Stitcher (on both Apple and Android.) Apple Podcasts (Apple devices only.) Google Podcasts (Android devices only.) Spotify or wherever you enjoy online audio…

Natural Process Coffee

01 February

Have you ever tried natural process coffee? If you have, you probably noticed a difference! Known as “naturals” in the specialty coffee industry, these coffees impart a heavy, expansive mouthfeel and flavor notes that are fruity and complex. Equal Exchange now offers natural process coffee — and fans of this…

Almond Butter Cups

28 January

Offer a snack that is vegan, paleo, gluten-free … and tastes decadent! You and your family can enjoy while feeling good about the ingredients you used and knowing how they were sourced! 5 from 2 votes Print Almond Butter Cups We like that these cups take very little time…

Ballet 5:8 is on “Pointe” with Fundraising

27 January

We love to celebrate our many fundraising catalog partners. Each participating group makes a direct and positive impact on farming families across the globe as they offer their products to their communities. For this, we thank you!  Ballet 5:8 is a 501(c)3 nonprofit based outside of Chicago…

Super-Savory Snack Mix

26 January

Party animals won’t be able to stop reaching for this snack on game day — it’s tangy, salty and a little spicy!   5 from 1 vote Print Super-Savory Snack Mix A twist on an old favorite, using fair trade cashews and almonds, this mix pairs well…