Our Philosophy

Since 2017, weʻve contributed over $100k to hundreds of local organizations and non-profit institutions. Many of our donations have evolved into long-standing partnerships, annual events, and 12 Nights partners. We evaluate requests each month and for in-hand goods, we ask that you pick-up at the 16th street factory. We look forward to supporting your mission and building our community together.

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What to Know

  1. We strive to participate actively in our community, both locally and globally. We support organizations that bolster San Franciscans, and / or cacao farming and cocoa production around the globe.
  2. We gladly donate to non-profit (501c3) San Francisco organizations that directly support or benefit San Franciscans. We also contribute to non-profit organizations focused on improving cacao farms and growing techniques, and championing fine-flavored cocoa around the world.

In-kind donation options include: a Wrapped Three-Bar Gift Set; a 16th Street factory tour for four guests, paired with a Wrapped Three-Bar Gift Set; or single-origin chocolate bars (maximum of 20).

If your donation is approved, you may collect it in person from our 16th Street factory café, within seven days. After seven days (or if you are not local), please contact to arrange your pickup. (Please note that it is your responsibility to follow up and collect your donation.)

Thank You for Understanding That Donations Do Not Include:

  • Delivery or shipping. (Please pick up all items at our factory café, at 2600 16th Street, on the corner of Alabama Street. Café entrance is on the Alabama Street side, across from Muttville.)

  • Prepared food items from our café, such as hot chocolate, coffee, or pastries.

  • Value-added gift cards.
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How to Request a Donation

Please submit your donation request at least four weeks in advance of the date the donation is needed. Simply complete our Donation Request Form, and include a copy of your organization’s IRS determination letter.

Should you have any questions, email or call 415-349-0942.