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Sunday, November 11 • 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Changing Lives Through Chocolate in Guatemala

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Diego's Chocolate is a Mayan-owned Guatemalan chocolate company situated on the shores of Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. Adapted from his grandmother's drinking chocolate recipe, Diego spent years developing a chocolate for eating that has sustained his family and provided much-needed jobs for young people without work in his community. His chocolate-making process is extremely unique and intentionally labor-intensive, casting aside the usual means of maximizing profit and instead creating well-paying jobs. Come learn about Diego's Chocolate with Nicholas, their USA partner.

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Nicholas Silverman

Diego's Chocolate
Nicholas is the founder and CEO of GlobeWright, a social enterprise that works with artisans and food producers in developing countries to access new international customers. In 2012 he partnered with Diego's Chocolate to expand job opportunities in Guatemala by selling their chocolate... Read More →


Sunday November 11, 2018 2:00pm - 2:50pm PST
Smith Cove Cruise Terminal Pier 91