SOGEPA

General Society for Agro-industrial Production

Sector

 

Corridor
Port-au-Prince


Grant Amount
$200,000

 

Business

Organic cacao processing company

About

SOGEPA produces organic, fair trade cacao from local growers and promotes environmental and social responsibility through reforestation and green education initiatives.

Grant Funds

SOGEPA will use their grant and matching fund investment to establish cacao purchasing centers throughout Haiti. SOGEPA is in the process of becoming organic and fair trade certified. The company also hopes to begin transforming cacao into chocolate.

Jobs Created

Cacao farmers, administrative staff, purchasing center operators and managers