This product is high quality "Cacao Arriba" harvested by the families of Tesoro Escondido, in the Esmeraldas Province of Ecuador.
By consuming it, you are contributing to the protection of one of the worldʾs most thereatened species, the Ecuadorian brown-headed spider monkey, and its habitat, the Chocó. At present the 20% of the profits help the field trips for the undergrad thesis of Esteban Rivera, a biology student from Universidad Central in Quito, together with Proyecto Washu he is doing a research in the "Study and genetic diversity of Ateles fusciceps fusciceps in two different populations in northwestern Ecuador" and 35% of profits is to economically help the Proyecto Washu team.
Washu Chocolate is sold in stores in Quito and Baños, Ecuador; in artisanal and organic markets and to direct buyers in particular universities in Quito and around Ecuador. It is also sold at BIOPARC de Doué la Fontaine in France. If you would like to purchase any chocolate, please message Washu Chocolate directly through their Facebook page.