Dove, now a household name for fine chocolate, began as a family-owned candy shop dating back to 1939, Chicago. The flourishing business passed through family generations and was eventually acquired by M&M/Mars, making it accessible nationwide. Dove chocolates and ice cream are now a common American association with indulgence, an ultimate in the world of chocolate.
Pleasure With Purpose: DOVE Chocolate and CARE
DOVE Chocolate and CARE are now partnering together to help empower women in Cote D’Ivoire, West Africa — one of the largest cocoa-growing countries in the world — providing them opportunities to improve their lives and the lives of their families and communities.
Through this partnership, the DOVE Brand and CARE will be establishing Village Saving and Loan Association programs to provide women in these cocoa farming communities a safe place to save money, access small loans and invest in their families, businesses and future.