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Tasty Tea & Saffron: Support Female Farmers!

A project in Toronto, Canada by Safaroma

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You get aromatic, flavorful saffron for cooking & saffron teas by elevating women farmers using fair-trade. You make this happen!
Backers: 236
Average Pledge Per Backer: $67 CAD

Funded: $15,820 CAD of $13,000 CAD
Dates: Apr 25th -> Jun 9th (45 days)
Project By: Safaroma
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Latest News

Got Questions?

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Going on live video today at 4:40pm EST. Tune in to see me answer questions about Safaroma AND give my 3 year old belly raspberries! ;)  (Read More)


June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
LAST DAY! We can't wait to start sending you your rewards. THANK YOU.  Please share this campaign on Facebook. Love, Safaroma  (Read More)

Please Share with your friends!

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Please Share on Facebook :) We have just 2 days left. I am overflowing with gratitude for your support for these brave, industrious women and our little company. Please share our Kickstarter campaign with your friends on Facebook and twitter and... (Read More)

We're not done yet! Let's make an even bigger difference!

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys, as you know last night we got funded! However today we are adding a stretch goal to give our pledgers an extra gift as well as help our female farmers even more. If we reach $15,000 every backer above $40 will get extra pure saffron* plus... (Read More)


June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you from the bottom of our hearts. Thank you Michael Hughes for pledging $1100 Ultimate Generosi-tea. Thank you everybody for your kindness and support.   (Read More)

We are 100% Funded! Thank you so much!

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! On behalf of the Safaroma team and our female farmer partners we want to say a HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who has pledged, shared and supported us to help us fund our first Kickstarter for our fairtrade saffron teas! With 4 days still... (Read More)


June 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We are excited to be featured on BackerClub.co this week!  BACKERCLUB.CO, the exclusive club for Kickstarter Backers, has chosen SAFAROMA project to feature on their site!  BackerClub is an exclusive club for people who love Kickstarter and back a... (Read More)

We have a winner!

May 31st - via: kickstarter.com
We have a winner! Andrea Mitchel from sunny Los Angeles is our #150th pledger and gets 1 free box of saffron tea on top of the pledge rewards she will receive! Congratulations Andrea, and thank you for your support! :) winner    (Read More)

We're donating TRIPLE the SEEDS to our farmers!

May 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Our new tier now gives 300 kilos of saffron seeds to the Goryam Women's Collective for each kilo of saffron we sell through our Kickstarter campaign. Reward tier #6 offer: Vitali-tea (pledge CA$45 or more) - Safaroma will give 300 kilos of saffron... (Read More)

Less than 2 weeks left! Let's make this campaign a success

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 Thank you to now over 140 pledgers who have helped make this campaign successful so far! We're almost there but we in the homestretch with... (Read More)

Want to benefit with us?

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Our success can be yours!We've signed up with a company that- if you share it on Facebook- costs no money and makes you and the women farmers money. You make 7% of whatever the women farmers make from Kickbooster by sharing our campaign. Click the... (Read More)

We were worried! :)

May 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you Noora, James, Betty, Terryann, Tasha, Grace and Erika and Thibault! We were worried as campaigns tend to slow down in the middle and we only have 17 days left, but thanks to your latest pledges we're doing better! War widows in Afghanistan... (Read More)

Winner! Congratulations Liz Mansfield, our 115th Pledger: extra free saffron!

May 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Our extra gift to our 115th pledger goes to Liz Mansfield! Thank you so much from the Safaroma team! We will send you an extra gram of saffron in addition to your rewards at the end of our campaign if it's funded. Please accept our humble gratitude... (Read More)

Meet Nasima, one of the female farmers we're helping with Safaroma

May 14th - via: kickstarter.com
This Mothers Day we are proud to share the story of Nasima, a farmer, a warwidow and a brave mother we are in a fair trade partnership with at Safaroma. You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound... (Read More)

3 New Tiers added in honour of Mothers day!

May 13th - via: kickstarter.com
 We have decided to add in 3 new Tiers for new pledgers and our community. We have a new $30 tier dedicated to saffron, a special $35 tier in honour of Mothers day and a special unique $58 tier that connects our pledges directly to our female... (Read More)

Wow! Saffron makes tasty tasty desserts!

May 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Mango Saffron Smoothie   Flourless Saffron Orange Cake    (Read More)

Sirius XM Radio interviews Safaroma!

May 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We are so thankful to sit down with the great folks at Sirius XM radio to discuss Safaroma and discuss how Saffron tea is helping female farmers and war widows. Have a listen and please share! Listen here: https://vimeo.com/216963277?ref=tw-share  (Read More)

93 backers! and almost halfway

May 12th - via: kickstarter.com
It's been a great first two weeks of our campaign. We're growing slow and steady and it's thanks to all of our backers and their communities! Thanks so much for being a part of our journey so far!  (Read More)

2 weeks in and we've broke the 5k mark!

May 8th - via: kickstarter.com
A huge thank you to our supporters this far! With 4 weeks left, let's keep spreading the word to get this Kickstarter funded :)  (Read More)

THANK YOU, please like and share, we're getting there!

May 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Please like + share, we're getting there! :)    (Read More)

Thank you for the support so far!

May 5th - via: kickstarter.com
People from around the globe have come together to help us empower female farmers! A huge thank you to all our supporters so far and those to come! We've past the 4K mark! Hurray!     (Read More)

Lisa talks with Pascale via podcast about the inner workings of Safaroma

April 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Pascale‏ @rightbraingeek  interviews Lisa Safaroma's president about how loving tea & saffron helps war widows. Check out the podcast here:  https://twitter.com/rightbraingeek/status/858622314065399808  (Read More)

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