The PATO cocoa cooperative started a sales point (kiosk) in 2013. At the end of that year, they requested support from Pt. Hapin to improve their business operations. Hapin financed an accounting course for 4 retailers.
Sound administration and responsible management of the funds, yields modest successes for the group. Every week, corporate profits are brought to the bank in Sentani and deposited into the bankaccount. Meanwhile, with the additional profits the cooperative was able to purchase a refrigerator for storing water and cooled drinks.