Ollanta Celebrates Another Year

By Isabel Strebe, Marketing and Communications Intern On the final days of October, all of…


Awamaki: Ten weeks later…

By Catherine Amy Jones, Marketing and Communication intern When I first told my family and friends…


A Taste of Peru

By Isabel Strebe, Marketing and Communications intern It’s been almost two months since I packed a…


Shear Quality: Shearing Alpacas in Rural Perú

Alpacas are renowned for their soft fleece, but few people know the…


Voices of International Women’s Day

As another International Women’s Day approaches, we at Awamaki asked ourselves: What makes…


How Do You Say "Empowerment" in Quechua?

Jessa Pillipow is a former Awamaki volunteer who wrote this SCIC Blog post about her project with…


#WomenCrushWednesday: Petronila

by Jaclyn Lee, Marketing & Communications Intern When I think of Petronila, I instantly think…


March to May 2013 Seasonal Promotions at Awamaki

Seasonal Promotions: Interested in joining Awamaki between March…


Meet Tessa, One of Awamaki's Design Residents!

Meet Awamaki's Volunteers Tessa, from Mountain View, California Weaving Volunteer A: What led you…


Meet Sam, a Sustainable Tourism Volunteer!

Meet Awamaki's Volunteer Sam from Rye, New York Sustainable Tourism Volunteer A: Did you live with…