2017 Developmental Social Enterprise Awards Finalist
Social entrepreneur, Nonong Velasco, is married to Jing Castaneda-Velasco (ABS-CBN News Anchor & TV/Radio Host). In 2013, they partnered with Mike Melendres and cofounded OrganicOptions Inc. — a social enterprise that seeks to empower local, smallholder family farmers to become entrepreneurs, engaged in organic agriculture. Together, they partner to bring HEALTHY, SAFE, & ACCESSIBLE food to your table.
OrganicOptions takes pride in its “Inclusive Business Model” — how to have a successful enterprise while improving the lives of both, our farmer partners & our consumers.