The Karinga Primary School needed a face lift, when it was decided that it would be the developmental project at 2012 NBC. The class rooms were worn down and needed painting, the roof needed fixing, they needed new furniture for the office and the heavy rains
The Karinga Primary School is in Kiambu, north west of Nairobi. The principal Paul Kuria greeted us at the entrance together with representatives from the coffee community and the parent group.
As always we collect money for a good cause in the focus country. With Kenya being the focus country we we hereby announce the 2012 project: Improvement of the Karinga Primary School in Kiambu County, Kenya.
Like previous years the Nordic Barista Cup auction and the Nordic Barista Cup bazaar gives you possibility to make bargains.
The welcoming at the Jose Maria Obando School was overwhelming and warm. All 275 pupils were lines up along the road down to the school. When our bus stopped and we got out they started clapping and cheering. We all felt like rock stars…
You may wonder how the five teams in the Nordic Barista Cup are scored? Well, they are evaluated on team spirit and enthusiasm, coffee knowledge and abilities
Final amouont for charity will be published when we have verified all numbers. Here are the results from the teams collection on Saturday:
There are countless extraordinary items for auction here, from original artwork by Reykjavik artists, to dates with members of the smokin hot Swedish Barista Team
Costa Rica is the focus country at Nordic Barista Cup 2009.This means that you will learn about Costa Rican coffees during the event through lectures and cuppings.