Coffindo – School Equipment Donation for Aceh Elementary School
POSTED ON 01.04.2015
On July 19th, 2014, Coffindo Bali joined with Community Empowerment Program from Gadjah Mada University. One of kind from this program is counseling activity for coffee farmers at Desa Pelaga, Bali. This activity started from 10 am until 1 pm with participant come from coffee farmers at Desa Pelaga. Aim from this activity is to counseling about business, processing, and marketing coffee to coffee farmers.
Desa Pelaga located at Kecamatan Petang, Kabupaten Badung with 650 – 1.110 mdpl. Desa Pelaga producing a lot of coffee but coffee farmers at Desa Pelaga directly selling that coffee to wholesaler. However, if coffee farmers could do processing, packaging, promoting, and selling that coffee by himself, it would increasing profit to coffee farmers. For that, this activity held to increase coffee farmer’s profit.
This activity separated by three sessions. First session filled by Coffindo that explained about coffee business prospect, processing, and marketing. Second session filled by question and answer session. This session attracted many participants that gave Coffindo many question. After that, Coffindo gave souvenir like tshirt, hat, pen, and ball for Desa Pelaga. After all session has finished, Coffindo also visited the society’s coffee plantation and coffee farmers from Desa Pelaga gave sample of green bean to Coffindo. They hope we could cooperate in the next future.
Through this activity, we hope the society more know about their potential area, specially for coffee. We also hope coffee farmers at Desa Pelaga could searching many channel to distribute their coffee. So, we could increasing prosperity all coffee farmers.