The Global Affairs Center at Shoreline Community College, directed by Lawrence Fuell of Edmonds, this Wednesday continues its Business Philanthropy and Development series featuring local companies’ efforts to promote charity and development at home and abroad. This week’s speaker is Jeff Martin, Chief Operating Officer for Pura Vida Create Good, and Director of the Create Good Foundation.
Pura Vida Create Good sells premium Fair Trade certified coffee and uses its profits to promote water purification and public health in Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Mexico.
Held on consecutive Wednesday evenings through Feb. 29, these events are free to the public. They run from 7-8:30 p.m., PUB 9208 Quiet Dining Room, on the Shoreline CC campus.
For more information regarding these programs, visit the Global Affairs Center website.
Shoreline Community College is located at 16101 Greenwood Ave. N., west of Aurora Avenue. For directions to the campus as well as a map of the campus, go to http://new.shoreline.edu/maps.