2006 We buy robusta and arabica beans from the Karnataka Coffee Estates and Sethuraman Estate to use in our blends, and in 2006 we donated funds to the nearby Opportunity School for the Deaf and Mentally Challenged to provide work skills training for the students.   We also assisted the growers in developing a pulp-natural process […]


2006 Portland Roasting donated proceeds from the sale of Tanzanian coffee to the Jane Goodall Institute towards efforts preserving chimpanzee habitat in the Gombean National Forest. 2010 In 2010, the Temeke Primary School in Tanzania gained access to clean drinking water after funds were raised in Portland during the 2010 Walk for Water in conjunction […]