Coffee Bay is a rural village on the coast of the Eastern Cape, South Africa. The area is extremely beautiful with rolling hills, pristine beaches and traditional Xhosa rondavels that dot the countryside. Despite the beauty of the area, its people are among the poorest in the country and suffer from a lack of opportunities, poor infrastructure, and other social and environmental problems associated with poverty. Continue reading »
About Sustainable Coffee Bay
Sustainable Coffee Bay is a non-profit association established by Coffee Shack Backpackers to promote sustainable development within the greater Coffee Bay area. The objective is to improve the lives and life-prospects of rural communities who are unable to realise their full potential, or achieve full participation in their environment. Continue reading »
We aim to achieve our objectives through sustainable projects and activities within a supportive framework. While we focus mostly on educational projects, other projects aim to empower the whole community or fulfil specific community needs. Each year, despite many challenges, the existing projects are evolving and exciting new ones emerging. Continue reading »
We are over the moon over our blog site which will guide you through our existing and new projects. Created especially for our amazing supporters worldwide, so you may follow our progress and of course get involved!
The easiest way to get involved is to offer a donation to any project you want. Continue reading »
Look forward to hearing from you.
The Sustainable Coffee Bay team