From Farmer to You: LWR Farmers Market Coffee
Since 1945, Lutheran World Relief has been at the forefront of effective, transformational global development. We break the cycle of poverty so families and communities can thrive.
As families in Mosul begin to recover after the Islamic State’s brutal three-year-long siege, Lutheran World Relief is there to help.
Stella and her neighbors in Kenya struggled for years to farm in an increasingly unpredictable climate. Now, Stella’s family and her community are learning to increase their resilience and face these challenges head on.
LWR Farmers Market Coffee is a line of premium quality coffee sourced directly from farmers participating in Lutheran World Relief projects. Our farmer-direct model eliminates the middleman to provide farmers with greater earnings.
Drissa Banihou, a farmer in Burkina Faso, West Africa, thought his land was dead. The 10 acres he had farmed since childhood had borne no crops in five years because of drought conditions. This year, his family produced 80 tons of sesame.
Our Central America Regional Cocoa Flavor Map showcases the distinct flavor profiles of cocoa produced in El Salvador, Nicaragua and Honduras, connecting farmers and buyers.