Nicaragua

PCI PARTNERS WITH GREEN MOUNTAIN COFFEE ROASTERS, INC. IN NICARAGUA

$450,000 Grant awarded for Project MICASA to improve the health and nutrition status of 850 vulnerable coffee-farming families linked to GMCR’s supply chain San Diego, CA (October 3, 2013) – PCI and key partners were recently awarded a three-year, $450,000 grant by Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (GMCR) to implement Project MICASA, a program with [...]

By | 2017-01-08T14:09:19+00:00 October 8th, 2013|Media Releases|

PCI Nicaragua Agribusiness Program Benefits 80,000 People

Participating farmers saw nearly 150% increases in income PCI (Project Concern International) is completing a USDA-funded Agribusiness Development project that started in 2008, targeting the two regions of Jinotega and Nueva Segovia in northern Nicaragua, where poverty and malnutrition levels have traditionally remained among the highest in the country.  The project directly benefited over 18,400 [...]