Our support provided medicine and staff for maternal health clinics

Cooperative Partner: Cooperative Cafe Timor (CCT)


Profile Development Projects:

Additional Development Projects:

Atsabe Village Empowerment - 2009

  • Forged first direct coffee industry relationship with a village in the country
  • Allowed villagers to share in development and bred accountability
  • Promoted sustainability and improved standard of living

Soccer Ball Project - 2009

  • Provided 200 fair trade soccer balls for President's Youth Anti-Violence initiative
  • Gave young Timorese their first insight into progressive business and hope

Recording Studio - 2009

  • Worked to establish a recording studio for Timorese musicians
  • Also worked toward a farmer-owned and -operated cafe/roasterie

Make Coffee Not War - 2009

  • Spread knowledge of how the world coffee communities operate

Medicine for Rural Clinics - 2004

  • Distributed medicine to doctors and paramedics 
  • Funds contributed by Dean's Beans: $5,000