Teach to Teach: Training Women to Teach Spanish

 
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Teach to Teach: Training Women to Teach Spanish

Teach to Teach: Training Women to Teach Spanish
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Girls play while moms attend a co-op meeting

Girls play while moms attend a co-op meeting
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Volunteer at school

Volunteer at school
Ollanta receives hundreds of volunteers, tourists and service groups every year. (view small | med | large | orig)

Awamaki's Knitting Cooperative

Awamaki's Knitting Cooperative
Awamaki has successfully organized and trained four women's cooperative. The knitting coop, comprised of 18 women, knits baby alpaca goodies that Awamaki helps them sell. (view small | med | large | orig)

Weaving Cooperative

Weaving Cooperative
Awamaki has worked successfully with women's cooperatives for years. Pictured here are three weavers who work in a weaving cooperative with Awamaki. (view small | med | large | orig)

Ollanta on the Solstice

Ollanta on the Solstice
It's easy to see why this beautiful town is a tourist destination. (view small | med | large | orig)

Matilde

Matilde
Matilde works with Awamaki as a knitter. Her ability to take care of her family has been improved through her work with Awamaki. (view small | med | large | orig)

Anniversary celebration

Anniversary celebration
Two of Awamaki's volunteers with their homestay family. Awamaki works to help local women and families take advantage of opportunities in the tourist economy. (view small | med | large | orig)

Women Studying

Women Studying
Women in Ollantaytambo are hard-working and motivated. Awamaki can provide them with gainful employment as Spanish teachers to tourists and volunteers. (view small | med | large | orig)

Mothers with Children

Mothers with Children
Many mothers rely on the meals supplemented by the local health clinic once a week in order to provide nutritious meals for their children. (view small | med | large | orig)
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Organization

Awamaki

Ollantaytambo, Cusco, Peru
http://www.awamaki.org/

Project Leader

Mary Kennedy Leavens

Ollantaytambo, Cusco Peru

Where is this project located?

Map of Teach to Teach: Training Women to Teach Spanish