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Awamaki

Org #3422
Vetted since 2010 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Staff Favorite Site Visit Verified
2009
year founded
$133,055
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
9
projects funded

Mission

Awamaki collaborates with the greater Ollantaytambo community to create economic opportunities and improve social well-being.

Project Leaders
Mary Kennedy Leavens
Mary Kennedy Leavens
Awamaki Peru
Awamaki Peru
AnneMarie Toccket
AnneMarie Toccket
Sydney Perlotto
Sydney Perlotto
Team
Mary Kennedy Leavens, Jesse Zimmerman, Anne Marie Toccket, Yovanna Candela, Mercedes Durand, Rita Camacho, Sydney Perlotto, Juan Camilo, Laddy Canal Mar, Laura Brokaw, Ana Katia Sequieros, Martha Zuniga, Mollie M Henager, Melissa Tola, Alejandra Carrillo-Munoz, Fie Williams, Brianna Griesinger
Organization Information
Pillcohuasi s/n
Ollantaytambo, Cusco
Peru
+51 084 204149

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3909003094
Organization Information
Pillcohuasi s/n
Ollantaytambo, Cusco
Peru
+51 084 204149

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3909003094

Project Reports

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Sep 4, 2019
Weaving Trust
Once upon a time, in the early stages of Awamaki’s development, we sold only textiles; we carried none of the bags, pillowcases, or other finished products that line our shelves today. While the...
Sep 3, 2019
Every Stitch a Story: Our Story for Bonus Day
From the wool of Peruvian alpacas to the handbag over your shoulder, do you ever wonder how we go from traditional textiles to your favorite accessories? Exquisite weavings done by artisans like...
Jun 7, 2019
Crafting New Connections
As an indigenous artisan in the Cusco region, the farther you live from Machu Picchu and the city of Cusco, the fewer economic opportunities you have. Until 2019, the furthest cooperative with which...
 
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