We only work with farms and factories that adhere to ethical standards of treatments. Our suppliers are fair-trade certified and promote fair labor practices including safe-working/living conditions, decent wages, and healthcare access.
We donate a portion of our profits to nonprofit organizations such as KIVA which provides financial assistance to low-income entrepreneurs and students in over 80 countries. We are advocates of mental health awareness in African countries and will donate a portion of our profit to causes that assist women and children with mental health issues.
Approximately 10-12% of Kenyan population depend on tea for their livelihood; therefore, it is very important to us that the environment and natural resources used to grow our tea are well maintained. We ensure that our suppliers are rainforest-alliance certified which enforces ecosystem conservation, water and soil conservation, waste reduction, agrochemical reduction and wildlife protection.