Middleton, WI – The SACO Conscious Kitchen, an organic product line aimed at giving back, completed its first microloan donation through Kiva. The $1,625 Kiva loan, requested by a Ugandan farmer named Peruth, was designed to provide enough food inventory to turn Peruth’s existing business into a self-sustaining food market store.
Kiva, an international nonprofit, aims to alleviate poverty through lending. Currently $1.18 billion loans have been funded through Kiva to support communities across the globe.
About SACO Foods
SACO Foods, founded in 1973, is a leading packager and distributor of specialty consumer packaged goods and food products. Originating in Madison and operating in Middleton, WI for 44 years, SACO Foods’ enduring commitments to quality and community show in the foods they produce, the long-term loyalty of their employees and customers, and their stewardship of the neighboring community.