Gloria Apaza Samata of Quico Q’eros, the wife of elder and former mayor of Quico Nation, Miguel, who died in early 2017. Your purchase helps his widow, his children, and his community. The photo is of Miguel holding a beautifully woven runner made by Gloria.
Gloria Apaza Samata
Jan 26, 2018
Building a High School in the Clouds
Our generous donors are funding the first high school in the ethnic Hapu Q’ero region of Peru. Children will no longer have to leave their families to attend secondary school. This new high school at 12,000 feet elevation in the Andes will bring relief to many families struggling to help their children get a basic education.
Did You Know…
Alpacas vary in color, including shades of white, cream, tan, brown, and black. White alpacas are more valuable because their hair can be dyed to produce the exquisite hues found in their famous textiles....