Author Archives: Dan Groshong

Laloran Cummunity-based Ecolodge

At the request of the Laloran community, Hummingfish will be temporarily suspending our development project there.

We wish our friends at Laloran the best of luck and we stand ready to assist them when they are willing and able.

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5 years of adding value to nature

Five years ago, we received our charitable status from the Government of Hong Kong and it has been an amazing journey so far. We have been so blessed by the participation of so many loving people and the results of everyone’s efforts has really exceeded… Read more
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Sweet Valley Afghanistan

Approximately 2,000 BC, grapes were grown in Afghanistan by a nomadic people who spread across Central Asia. Before the Soviet-Afghan War started in the late 1970s, Afghanistan had accounted for 60% of the world raisin market. This dried fruit was the country’s largest crop with… Read more
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Hong Kong Economic Times

A nice article about Hummingfish in The Hong Kong Economic Times.

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MMC is official coffee sponsor or TEDx-Lingnan

The Hummingfish Foundation and Maubere Mountain Coffee are very proud to have been the official coffee sponsor for the TEDx-Lingnan University event in Hong Kong recently.

We shared our great coffee with several hundred event participants and even received some donations.

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Maubere Mountain Coffee arrives in Hong Kong

Often when facing a huge challenge, you don’t know if you will be successful or not. You know its a near impossible task and that it will take everything you have in you and more, but you have to try anyway.

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Maubere Mountain Coffee available in three Hong Kong restaurants

Three of Hong Kong’s top restaurants Linguini Fini, Posto Pubblico and Stone Nullah Tavern, have signed a historic agreement with The Hummingfish Foundation and Maubere Mountain Coffee to serve our organically produced, 100% Arabica coffee to their customers daily starting February 12th, 2015.

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Volunteer to help Hummingfish

Yi Han Tan (left) and Mana Rosa working on some computer skills

We recently had an amazing volunteer from Singapore name Yi Han Tan.  Yi Han, who took three weeks of his life come to Timor-Leste and help teach some of our community members computer … Read more

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Singapore Straits Times

Here is a special issue from the Straits Times commemorating Timor-Leste’s 15th anniversary.

Download a PDF of the entire special issue!!!

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South China Morning Post

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F&B entrepreneur Todd Darling is a hardened traveller, but a recent trip to Afghanistan was even out of his comfort zone. While many organic food evangelists are willing to go far in search of produce, few are willing to travel in … Read more

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