Guayaki! Embracing culture and sustainability in a global economy

Guayaki HeaderGuayaki brand Yerba Mate is the first Fair Trade Certified yerba mate company in the world. Their mission is to make organic, fair-trade yerba mate the mainstream energy source of choice, and prove that a company can be profitable while operating sustainably. Read more about their mission on their website.

At this Cal Poly Science Cafe, learn more about how Guayaki got started in San Luis Obispo by two Cal Poly alumni, the history, culture and nutrition of yerba mate, along with the company’s guiding philosophies and real-world business practices.

And, drink tea! We’d love it if you RSVP’d: Cal Poly Science Cafe’s Facebook.

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