COSTA RICA

STRENGTHS

- Registered brand name for AMCCR packaged coffee: "Women's Harvest/Cosecha de Mujer"
- Helped "Hogar Madre del Redentor home for abused girls 5 - 18 yrs.
- Held monthly board meetings
- Established annual fees for members
- Renovated a fair for Costa Rican products
- Renovated Strategic Planning for 2013
- Established a Verification Norm for women in coffee
- Sold women's coffee to U.S.A. with verification process

PROJECTS

- Visits to farms and mill processing plants
- Organize personal development projects (CoopeAgri and CoppeTarrazu)
- Coffee cupping
- Host women's breakfasts and afternoon activities to exchange ideas and get to know each other to affiliate members

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President - Grace Mena
Vice President - Alba Nidia Rojas 
Secretary - Melissa Barrantes
Treasurer - Damaris Zarate
First Vocal - Wendy Campos B.
Second Vocal - Faye Campos
Fiscal - Rosario Mora

IMPORTANT DATES

Created - October 1, 2005
Legal Structure - April 18, 2006
Signed IWCA LOU - November 2005
Current Board Elected - November 2011
Next Board Election - October 2013

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