Sara Delaney

Credit: Katherine Brooks

Founding CEO, 3 Mountains

Maker: Beverage Professional

Sara (Stender) Delaney is the Founder of Asheville-based 3 Mountains, with brands Tîma Tea and Silverback Draft Tea. Sara is a passionate global activist and has been working with the people of Rwanda for over a decade, creating a model to support total health for marginalized women. The Company sells premium, Fair Trade Certified and organically-grown African teas. Every purchase supports programs to help families move out of poverty. Sign up for the next Crop to Cup Tour and meet the producer partners in Rwanda!

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Over 20 immersive signature events are featured throughout the weekend! Tours, dinners, parties, foraging and more await.


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This inspired, friendly and free-spirited food scene tucked in the mountains of Appalachia has been called “Foodtopia,” but the locals just call it home. Plan your trip now.

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Access to affordable and healthy food and reducing food waste are important initiatives of the signature event’s charitable giving goals. 

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