Hershey Highlights Progress Made In Cocoa For Good Program

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Hershey, PA — Since launching in April, The Hershey Co.’s $500 million Cocoa For Good sustainability program has supported 9,000 farmers in West Africa in acquiring business skills, built five schools and supported 31 other education institutions, according to the candymaker.

In addition to enhancing growers’ business acumen, the company also helped 7,500 farmers earn additional income through education on crop diversification.

For more details on Hershey’s progress with Cocoa For Good, see the video below.