En Via Events, Indigenous Culture, Oaxaca life

Hard Work & Heart’s Desires: New Year’s at Las Cuevitas

By Kim Groves. The year 2012 was a wonderful year of growth and success for the women of En Vía. Many have seen real changes for the better in their businesses and positive effects on their families. Elodia, from the town of Tlacochahuaya, is prou...

En Via Events, Indigenous Culture

What does an interest-free microloan mean to a borrower and her community?

Story and photos by Julia Turnbull The town of Diaz Ordaz is located several kilometers east of Teotitlán del Valle, in the Tlacolula district. It is near the infamous Sunday Tlacolula market and within the sights of the Fortaleza of Yagul (the fo...

En Via Events

Tuesday Meetings

Photos and story by Julia Turnbull As a volunteer, I am often telling people about our loan program – how the women become involved, the kinds of businesses they operate, and the ways in which the organization is growing. After describing the micr...