RWH and Mozzo

Beautiful hand carved gift for Mozzo presented by Marcelline Budza in Oct'19 on behalf of Rebuild Women's Hope Plaque reads: ‘Welcome Grant’, Rebuild Women’s Hope, The woman with a thousand arms'.

Tour of Hala Washing Station with Marcelline and Bertain, Oct'19

Grant in the company of some inspiring women... Mela Musa (Coffee Farmer, Hala District, RWH), Marcelline Budza (Founder, RWH), Claudine Mwegegabe (Coffee Farmer, Hala District, RWH), Mangaza Kashweka (Cashier, Hala Washing Station)

Beautiful hand carved gift for Mozzo presented by Marcelline Budza in Oct'19 on behalf of Rebuild Women's Hope Plaque reads: ‘Welcome Grant’, Rebuild Women’s Hope, The woman with a thousand arms'.

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With the future of the cooperative in doubt, Mozzo purchased 260 x 60kg sacks of coffee and effectively secured the short term future of RWH. Mozzo is using the coffee in 2020 throughout our Label collection of coffees as well as in our single-origin series.

Travelling to Idjwi Island in October 2019, Mozzo’s Founder Grant Lang along with Richard Hide, Marcelline and Bertain laid out a plan to build the cooperative from currently producing 48 tonnes of coffee to 153.6 tonnes by 2024.

However coffee alone will not solve all the challenges and needs of the island.

They desperately needed a maternity clinic ->