Elysian Valley, Los Angeles, California. Home to our roaster.
>Healthier children have better attention spans at school, miss less days at school due to poor health, and are less likely to have a chronic illness. A healthy childhood provides the foundation for creative and productive members of society. Therefore, Elysian Coffee Roasters supports nutritional efforts to combat malnutrition in coffee growing regions. You can check out our nutrition partner, Centro San Yves, in the department of Yoro, Honduras.
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Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, Shane lived, worked, and studied in several cities in the US, Latin America, and Tanzania. His work at a nutrition center for children in Yoro, Honduras, developed his interest and passion for economic equality. He received a master’s degree in international development with a specialization in agriculture from Georgetown University in 2017. Since then, Shane founded Elysian Coffee Roasters, partnering with the same nutrition center - San Yves - he worked at in Yoro, Honduras, as well as coffee farmers in the region.