Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery

Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery

May 06, 2010 12:42 ET

Good Earth Coffee Supports UN World Food Programme

Over $5000 raised in donations on Earth Day!

Attention: City Editor, Food/Beverage Editor, Lifestyle Editor CALGARY/ALBERTA/MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - May 6, 2010) - Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery, an environmentally responsible chain of specialty coffeehouses gave away a free cup of Earth Coffee to anyone who made a donation to The World Food Programme (WFP) on Earth Day, April 22. Over $5000 was raised for the WFP benefiting children worldwide.

Good Earth is proud to be the world's first retailer of Earth Coffee, an Organic and Fair Trade coffee that donates 100% of its net profits to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). For every bag of Earth Coffee purchased, a child is fed for a week. To date, over 477 bags of Earth Coffee have been sold.

The global food pandemic claims of the life of a child every six seconds and the WFP is the largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide.

Good Earth will continue to sell bags of Earth Coffee (www.earthcoffee.org) at all Good Earth locations while supplies last until May 16th.

About Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery
Good Earth is a chain of specialty coffeehouses and bakeries with 26 locations throughout Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan. With a reputation for excellence, the company has long been known for its premium-brewed coffee, espresso-based beverages and wholesome food. Good Earth has focused on creating a unique experience for customers through the combination of a distinctive coffeehouse environment, a passion for good food and social and environmental responsibility. It continues to expand the café chain through franchising while maintaining its unique position and brand in the coffeehouse industry. www.goodearthcafes.com
/For further information: Nan Eskenazi, Co-founder, Nan@goodearthcafes.com/ IN: FOOD, MEDIA, RETAIL

Contact Information

  • Kathy Campitelli, Director of Marketing, Good Earth Cafes
    Primary Phone: 403-294-9330 ext. 228
    Toll-Free: 888-294-9330
    E-mail: kathy@goodearthcafes.com