AWARDS

We believe in Continuous Improvement, or what the Japanese call kaizen.

This is an integral part of our corporate culture. We translate this value in our leadership, management, and operations. Somehow, others have noticed our search for excellence.

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We received several national and international awards since we started in 2008.

PBSP-CITIBANK-FSSI 2010

The Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) and Citibank Philippines recognized the vision of Coffee for Peace (CFP) as a viable social enterprise during the Business in Development (BiD) Challenge Philippines 2010. CFP received a reward of PhP 100,000 from PBSP-Citibank as one of the ten winners in the BiD Challenge Philippines 2010. In that same …

ASIAN DEVT BANK 2012

ADB Recognizes CFP as Inclusive Business Among AgriBusiness Sector Coffee For Peace was mentioned by Asian Development Bank as representative of AgriBusiness sector in the area of Inclusive Business. This was reported by Rappler: Inclusive businesses The ADB study said that the private sector must start maximizing its potential by engaging in IBs. At present, …

PRICE-WATERHOUSE COOPER 2015

Coffee For Peace was a 2015 Finalist in the Developmental Social Enterprise Awards (DSEA). DSEA is jointly presented by PriceWaterhouse Cooper Philippines, Isla Lipana & Co., and the Benita and Catalino Yap Foundation (BCYF).  They aim “to recognize developing, impactful and viable organizations that are committed to social objectives, and can be multipliers of social progress …

UNITED NATIONS 2015

Coffee For Peace Receives 2015 Award from the United Nations and N-Peace Network 21-23 October 2015. Joji Pantoja, CEO of Coffee For Peace (CFP), received an N-Peace Award from the United Nations Development Program – Impact Investment Exchange Asia (UNDP-IIXAsia) in behalf of the women who comprise the 80 percent of the farming farmers of …

2017 INSPIRING FILIPINA ENTREPRENEURS

We’re inspired by the life and work of Joji Pantoja, our CEO at Coffee For Peace, Inc. (CFP) and our Ina (a term of respect for ‘mother’) at PeaceBuilders Community, Inc. (PBCI). The partnership between CFP and PBCI in advocating Peace and Reconciliation (PAR) principles and practices was once again affirmed last 30 March 2017 when …

2017 PRIVATE SECTOR LEADERSHIP AWARD ON RURAL DEVELOPMENT – ASEAN

Coffee For Peace was given the ASEAN Leadership Award on Rural Development and Poverty Eradication–Private Sector 2017 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Congratulations to our farming partners, barista partners, post-harvest processing partners, investing partners, coffee drinking partners, supplying partners, and management team! Your labor of love and dedication are appreciated by Southeast Asian people and corporations …

ASEAN BUSINESS AWARDS 2017 – INCLUSIVE BUSINESS

We are so encouraged to receive another citation from the Asean Business Awards 2017: ASEAN BUSINESS AWARDS 2017 NATIONAL WINNER, PHILIPPINES Inclusive Business Category Coffee for Peace is a social enterprise in the areas of Mt. Apo, Bukidnon, and the Cordillera Administrative Region which envisions Peace Communities practicing relational harmony and enjoying quality life by …

BPI SINAG ACCELERATE 2017

Two of the young inclusive development leaders we’re training — Sihaya Ansibod (Erumanen Menuvu, North Cotabato) and Twinkle Alngag Bautista (Sumacher, Kalinga) — competed with other leading young entrepreneurs from across the country, representing Coffee For Peace at the BPI Sinag Accelerate 2017’s social entrepreneurial booth camp. Last 10 November 2017, their business plan made it to the …