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Kitchen Kwento | Sharing the Harvest: A Conversation with Justin Garrido

Thank you Chef and Eco-advocate Aileen Suzara and Kitchen Kwento for the thoughtful questions and sharing on your blog what we're doing with our Social Products Mindanao Heirloom Rice from biodynamic small scale farmers in the Philippines.  

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Our Journey: The precursor to Social Products: SocialProject.PH

Prior to launching Social Products Black Rice, we founded SocialProjectPH, a crowdfunding for social good projects in the Philippines as a way to address poverty and one real need of social enterprises, access to funding. But we always believed SocialProject.PH was a starting point for what we are doing now, helping Philippine social enterprises with another key need, access to markets, which for us as Filipino Americans is here in the U.S.     You can learn more about our social entrepreneurship journey in this first of three Financial Times articles starting in September 2012, when FT followed us and our first year startup journey:  www.ft.com/start-up         And below is a nice Asian Journal article from July 2013, which first shared...

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