Empowering Women Through Design in Rural Peru

by Awamaki

The hand-knit scarf

The hand-knit scarf
Photo from Progress Report 'Peruvian Pieces Hit the West Coast!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Our popular baby items!

Our popular baby items!
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The Awamaki booth

The Awamaki booth
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Weavers hard at work!

Weavers hard at work!
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Welcome Martha, the Knit Production Coordinator!

Welcome Martha, the Knit Production Coordinator!
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Empowering Women Through Design in Rural Peru

Empowering Women Through Design in Rural Peru
Photo from Progress Report 'Awamaki's women take on new roles!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Justa and Efrain in the office

Justa and Efrain in the office
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Justa at work

Justa at work
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Weavers attend conference in Cusco

Weavers attend conference in Cusco
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Volunteer designers at work in studio

Volunteer designers at work in studio
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Organization Information

Awamaki

Location: Ollantaytambo, Cusco - Peru
Website: http:/​/​www.awamaki.org/​
Project Leader:
Mary Kennedy Leavens
Ollantaytambo, Cusco Peru
$17,502 raised of $20,000 goal
 
354 donations
$2,498 to go
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