A Kiva Borrower Starts a Home Weaving Business in Guatemala
A Kiva borrower takes a small loan to purchase a weaving loom and start a home business to support his family in a village outside of Totonicapan, Guatemala. The same space houses both the business (weaving loom) and a family of four. Juan had just sold his first batch of woven cloth (for traditional skirts) when we visited him, getting his business off to a good start.
The public cemetery in Xela (Quetzaltenango), Guatemala is incredibly colorful and full of character....
Mayan lady tries to sell us colorful rugs during our breakfast in San Pedro, Guatemala
One of the most interesting places in San Pedro. Actually, they all were very nice, but this one was ...
This dock servers boats going to Panajachel on the other side of the lake.
It was fun to watch them play and we also had a glass of a fresh tasty orange juice in the stand