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Good Earth Coffeehouse opens its doors within the largest YMCA in the world

CALGARY – (June 24, 2019)  Calgary born coffee franchise expands in YYC’s Southeast Community hub

This weekend the Calgary born franchise, Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) opened its 25th Calgary café in the Brookfield Residential YMCA at Seton, the largest YMCA in the world. This 330,000 square foot facility in the heart of in the Seton community, is already a Calgary landmark. The newest Good Earth Coffeehouse will be a hub for thousands of Calgarians participating in health and wellness programs, leadership and community outreach programs, childcare, and day camps. This is the Good Earth’s 50th opening as it grows across Canada, providing a warm, inviting community gathering place to enjoy ethically sourced coffee and fresh, wholesome food.

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Good Earth Coffeehouse opens its doors in the urban neighbourhood of East Village

CALGARY – (May 21, 2019)  Coffee franchise founded in YYC opens its 24th Calgary café

Today Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) opens its 24th café in the heart of Calgary at the Verve condominiums, within the vibrant East Village where it is easy to connect to both city life and nature. Good Earth is the first business to open its doors along the Riff pedestrian street. This is the company’s 49th opening as it grows across Canada, providing a warm, inviting community gathering place to enjoy ethically sourced coffee and fresh, wholesome food. 

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James Bay, welcome to your friendly neighbourhood Good Earth Coffeehouse

VICTORIA – (February 7, 2019)  Coffee franchise kicks off 2019 with the opening of its 4th café in Victoria

Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) opens its fourth café in heart of Victoria, directly across from the Legislature Buildings in James Bay. This is the company’s 48th opening as it grows across Canada, providing a warm, inviting community gathering place to enjoy ethically sourced coffee and fresh, wholesome food. 

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Good Earth introduces new single origin coffee from Costa Rica

CALGARY – (January 10, 2018) - Sourced from micro-lot farms in Azalea, Costa Rica, Good Earth shares this exclusive Rainforest Alliance Certified coffee for a limited time.

Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) is excited to release their latest feature coffee, Azalea, from the Central Valley of Costa Rica. Four times a year through direct trade relationships, Good Earth shares a single origin coffee from a coffee growing region producing some of the world’s most exclusive and exceptional coffees. This allows Good Earth the opportunity to seek out partners with sustainability initiatives that protect the environment and create long-term economic opportunities for coffee growing communities.

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Good Earth Gingerbread Families help feed families

CALGARY – (November 12, 2018) - Good Earth Gingerbread Family program donates funds to local food banks

The recipe for gingerbread is getting a little bit sweeter this holiday season as Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) returns with its Gingerbread Family program. For every package of Gingerbread Family cookies sold, Good Earth will donate $1 to the local food bank.

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Good Earth launches single estate Ethiopian coffee for the holidays

CALGARY – (November 12, 2018) - From the birthplace of coffee, Good Earth shares exclusive organic coffee grown on the oldest and most prestigious farm in Guji, Ethiopia.

Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) is excited to share their special holiday roast from Moredocofe Estate in Guji, Ethiopia. Four times a year, Good Earth releases a new coffee, sourced through direct trade relationships, giving Canadians an opportunity to experience some of the world’s most exclusive and exceptional coffees. This also allows Good Earth the opportunity to seek out ethical and sustainable farms that give back to the local communities, bringing their coffee and their story to their customers.

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Good Earth Warms Up Winnipeg with Exceptional Coffee and Wholesome Food

WINNIPEG – (September 19, 2017) - Community coffeehouse and growing franchise breaks new ground with the opening of its 48th café

Today marks a milestone event as Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) opens its first café in the province of Manitoba in Winnipeg’s Seasons of Tuxedo shopping centre. This is the company’s 48th opening as it grows across Canada, providing a warm, inviting community gathering place to enjoy ethically sourced coffee and fresh, wholesome food.

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Good Earth debuts single origin Guatemalan coffee for fall

CALGARY – (August 27, 2018) - Finca Danilandia is an ethical and sustainable coffee for Canadians that gives back to local communities

Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) is adding a new coffee offering to your morning routine, Finca Danilandia, a single estate Guatemalan coffee. Four times a year, Good Earth releases a new coffee, sourced through direct trade relationships, giving Canadians an opportunity to experience some of the world’s most exclusive and exceptional coffees. This also allows the coffee company to seek out ethical and sustainable farms that give back to the local communities, bringing their coffee and their story to Good Earth customers.

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Good Earth Coffeehouse’s Gingerbread Family campaign returns

(Canadian Business Franchise - November 22, 2017) - Café franchisor Good Earth Coffeehouse is donating one dollar to local food banks for every package of gingerbread cookies sold during its Gingerbread Family campaign.

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Toronto, Welcome to Your Friendly Neighbourhood Good Earth Coffeehouse!

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) -  Good Earth Coffeehouse has officially expanded into Eastern Canada with the opening of a new location in Toronto. The first Toronto coffeehouse (and the 46th in Canada) can be found in the Garden District neighbourhood at Jarvis and Dundas Street East. The café opens January 22, 2017 and will offer exceptional coffee and wholesome food to Torontonians.

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Good Earth Coffeehouse: Winter '17 Exclusive Feature Roast: El Majahual, El Salvador


 Behind the Scenes at Good Earth Coffeehouse

 (WestJet Magazine - December 23, 2016) - Featured in the December issue, our founder Nan  Eskenazi chats with WestJet Magazine and shares the philosophy behind Good Earth (good coffee,  good spaces, good food and good conversation).

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 Good Earth Creekside Crossing Receives 2016 Environmental Stewardship Award

 AIRDRIE, ALBERTA--(October 2016) - The Environmental Stewardship Business Award,          sponsored by the City of Airdrie Environmental Advisory Board, is awarded to a business that  promotes, supports and provides leadership in the environmental arena and that demonstrates a  long-term commitment to sustainability. The 2016 Environmental Stewardship Award winner is  Good Earth Coffeehouse - Creekside Crossing, Airdrie, owned by Becky Diebolt.

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Good Earth 25th Anniversary Blend: Brazil Boa Vista 


Sampling our 25th Anniversary Blend: Brazil Boa Vista



 BREWING SUCCESS: Good things ahead for Good Earth Coffeehouse

 (Western Restaurant News - Fall 2016) - Founded on a shared commitment to social and environmental  responsibility, Good Earth Cafes Ltd. is not your average coffee company. Its growing number of Good Earth  Coffeehouse locations is testament to this very fact — with 50 expected to be operational before year’s  end. Looking for a relaxed place to grab a good cup of joe and a wholesome snack? Looking for a place that  not only sets the environmental bar very high but continues to raise that bar even 25 years after the fact?  Then you’re looking for a Good Earth Coffeehouse — and there is sure to be one coming soon near you. 

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Calgary-based Good Earth Coffeehouse opens two locations in Vancouver

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(The Georgia Straight - October 4, 2016) - Despite how heavily saturated Vancouver is with caffeine, that fact hasn't deterred more companies from taking a crack at the market... And now, a Calgary-based coffeehouse is making its debut in our city with not one but two cafés.

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Good Earth Coffeehouse Celebrates Grand Opening at CapU

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(The Capilano Courier - September 27, 2016) - The daily grind for a Capilano University student just got a little easier thanks to a new café in the CapU library corridor.

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Good Earth Coffeehouse Warms up Vancouver with Two New Locations

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - September 15, 2016) - Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) is proud to announce its highly anticipated expansion into the Vancouver market with two new coffeehouses on Alma Street in the Point Grey neighbourhood and at Capilano University. The new openings mark the company's arrival in BC's lower mainland as part of Good Earth's national growth strategy.

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New! Wholesome & Hearty 2016 Fall Menu

 


Good Earth Commemorates 25 Years With Limited Edition Signature Coffee

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - August 10, 2016) - Good Earth Coffeehouse (Good Earth) has launched its limited edition Anniversary Feature Coffee. Celebrating 25 years as one of Canada's favourite coffeehouses, the new coffee pays homage to its loyal customers and those who have supported the company for more than two decades. The new light roast offering is harvested in the Boa Vista region of Brazil, providing a full-bodied flavour profile and exceptional quality that Good Earth's customers have come to love and expect.

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Reunion Island Coffee: CTV News Coverage
 

Our New Location Design 
 
 

Made in Calgary: CTV News Coverage
 

Your Coffeehouse. Your Story. 25th Anniversary 
 
 

Fall Menu 2015
 

Good Earth Coffeehouse Highlights


Micheal and Nan: Co-founders of Good Earth Coffeehouse
 
 
Operating Partner Testimonial