TOMS has introduced a limited-edition collection supporting ECI's work in the Congo. Each pair helps fund ECI's programs for youth and families in the region, and a child in need will receive a new pair of shoes.
ECI has partnered with Theo Chocolate, a Seattle-based company that makes premium, fair trade, organic chocolate. ECI and Theo work together with rural farmers to improve the quality and quantity of their cocoa crops, and expand their access to international markets.
Starbucks has partnered with ECI to develop sustainable agricultural production and help restore Congo as a key source of high quality coffee. Toward the end of 2014, Starbucks made its first purchase of coffee from farmers in eastern Congo.