FINCAMAR - Cooperativa Agrícola Marimonda Fincamar
It is was a great opportunity to use the cooperative's resources from the Fair Trade premium to achieve my dream of becoming a nurse. ”
Cultural integration and understanding plays a part in our daily lives. It is a way for people to teach and share things from the regions they come from. ”
Luis Jair Arias, member
The renovated drainage system ensures the success of the most recent planting and the regeneration of the next crop. ”
Horacio Durago, member
Gym Clothes for Neighboring Community Schools
Apart from programs to assist its own member community, Fincamar supports 150 school children in the rural community by providing them with school gym clothes.
Promoting Ethnic and Cultural Diversity and Awareness
Fincamar is an organization spread across various ethnic and cultural divides. In an effort to increase cultural understanding amongst members and their families, the organization hosted events to bring people together. In one year, over four hundred people were brought together from various cultures to participate in such gatherings.
Distribution of Funds to Members
The cooperative distributed funds to their members for home improvement and loan repayment. This will help members look to a brighter tomorrow and be proud of what their hard work is accomplishing.
Cultivation and Drainage System Renovation
Renovations to the cultivation and drainage systems have resulted in healthier crops and productive yields for future crops.