Jackie Mendelson is the Founder and CEO of ArabicaDabra Coffee Company. She established ArabicaDabra in 2009 after spending 10 years opening AIDS clinics in Africa, Asia and Latin America. It was working in coffee growing counties all long the equator that fueled her passion to purchase green coffee beans and to sell 100% Arabica bean coffee. Her coffee is artesian roasted in small batches to assure that every bag is fresh.
Using local vendors is a core value of ArabicaDabra, as is the mission to provide resources such as livestock, bicycles and looms to people of need in coffee growing countries. ArabicaDabra Coffee is sold exclusively in Whole Foods Markets in several Southern California locations.