Using products that are certified as fair trade guarantees a minimum price for small farmers' harvests and encourages organic and sustainable cultivation methods that are safer for communities.
100% fair-trade-certified Aspretto coffees and teas are available in Cavs Corner.
Jazzman's Café offers a fair-trade coffee selection daily.
The bananas offered in Cavs Corner are not only a healthy snack, but also fair-trade certified.
Produce comes locally from Kegel's in Lancaster, supporting business in the area, reducing the carbon footprint and greenhouse-gas emissions from trucking, and arriving faster and fresher.
Cabrini chefs can offer different varieties of vegetables grown locally for flavor and character, rather than vegetables grown for interstate durability
Sodexo, Cabrini's dining-services partner, promotes sustainability at Cabrini College, in the greater community, around the region, and throughout the world.
Paper and plastics number 1–6 are recycled, and waste is reduced. This is good for the Earth, but also good financial sense.
Sodexo recently replaced existing dishwashing products and systems in all its client sites in the United States with the new Ecolab Apex™ dishwashing system.
Apex combines technology and products designed to save water and energy, minimizing the impact of products on the environment.
Dining Services has teamed up with Cabrini College to donate food to the Norristown Ministries Hospitality Homeless Shelter once a week during the academic year.