This is our 17 coffee.
We shipped it on September 4, 2017.
The brewed cup rings out with baked sugar, vanilla bean and ginger cookie notes reside in a clean cup. It's bigger bodied coffee than common for the region, but the mouthfeel retains those trademark tannins, like black tea.
Somewhat poetically, this coffee is the long road between the hard covers of a great book. It’s how the end of summer feels a world away from the beginning of it.
With a giving rate of 5.4%, we're donating $5.87 this week. The money has been sent to Against Malaria Foundation.
We sourced this coffee for $4.25, which is 3.32x the market price at the time we bought it.
Since we started in May 2017, we've sold 1027 bags of coffee and donated $1605.27 to highly effective charities.
During that time, we've donated 5.47% from our weekly revenue. A better assessment of our effort is the rolling 4-week donation rate, which is currently 5.94%.
To date, we've sourced our coffee at an average price of $4.56, which is an average of 3.53x above the market at the time of each sourcing purchase.