Fres-co, a leading supplier of flexible packaging to coffee market, supports projects that benefit coffee-producing communities.
TELFORD, PA — Fres-co System USA, Inc., a premier provider of flexible packaging to the coffee industry and other food and specialty markets, has donated $5,000 (USD) to Coffee Kids, a Santa Fe-based nonprofit dedicated to improving the lives of coffee-farming families. Coffee Kids supports locally managed projects in economic diversification, education, health awareness and food security in impoverished coffee communities.
“Thanks to the generous support from companies such as Fres-co, we are able to have an increased impact in coffee-growing communities,” said Rebecca Singer, executive director of Coffee Kids.
“Fres-co has been associated with Coffee Kids since 1994, and we support their mission,” said Chris Burger, coffee market manager at Fres-co. “As part of this industry, we believe it’s important to support the quality of life among the farmers in the coffee communities.”
About Coffee Kids
Coffee Kids works with organizations in coffee-farming communities throughout Latin America to create projects in the areas of education, health care, economic diversification, food security and capacity building. These efforts allow coffee farmers to reduce their dependence on the volatile coffee market and confront their communities’ most-pressing needs. Because every coffee-farming community is unique, every Coffee Kids project is unique. What is common is an attitude of respect for all people’s values, cultural integrity, intelligence and ingenuity.
About Fres-co System USA, Inc.
Fres-co System USA, Inc., (www.fresco.com) is a privately owned packaging manufacturing company headquartered in Telford, PA, with additional manufacturing facilities in Red Oak, IA. For more than 30 years, Fres-co has been serving leading companies across the Fortune 500 in the coffee, food & beverage, and industrial/chemical markets, as well as many famous specialty brands. Fres-co provides turnkey flexible packaging systems, printed laminated barrier materials and exceptional service. The company’s system strategy provides customers with seamless integration as well as comprehensive service and support.