Corporate Social Responsibility.


Kerchanshe believes in being socially responsible. We believe in giving back, and contributing to the community that we live in. That's engraved in our DNA.

We engage with the community through our NGO, Buna Qela. Buna Qela is a Charity Association is a local, non-political, non-religious, and not-for profit civil society organization, first licensed and registered in June 2017 and re-registered in July 2019 by the Agency for Civil Society Organizations of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopian (Registration Number 3804), as per the new Civil Society law (Proc. 1113/2019). Buna Qela was established by the owners and staff members of Kerchanshe Trading PLC, which the leading coffee-producing and exporting company in Ethiopia.

Since its establishment, Buna Qela has implemented a number social development and coffee improvement projects. The main ones include social development projects like clean water supply, electric supply, construction of access road, construction of primary schools, construction clinics (human and veterinary), construction of farmers training center and construction of church; and coffee improvement activities like distribution of quality coffee seedlings, stumping, pruning, compost and training on quality and requirements of different certification standards.

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Giving back to the Community

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To actively contribute to the social and economic development of the communities in which we operate. In doing so, build a better, sustainable way of life for the weaker sections of society and raise the country's human development index.

06 March 2020

Giving it Back

Sometimes, we forget that as there are important things in life than business but, business for us is farmers bringing change for the whole supply chain.

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10 Oct 2019

A Green Vision for Ethiopia

Ethiopia’s vision for a climate-resilient green economy. This vision asserts that building resilience to avoid damage to the economy depends on understanding the ....

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05 Nov 2019

Building a School Community

We care about our coffee out-growers community life @ killinsomokonisa. We have built a primary school and have done our contribution @bunakella organization.

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