One of my favorite aspects of volunteering for En Vía is my role as a tour guide. Twice-weekly, I head out of Oaxaca city with a group of eager travelers, ready to meet the borrowers, get to know the communities, and learn about microfinance for development. The tours form a vital part of our program,… Continue reading Cultural Exchange/Potential and Change: Responsible Tourism with En Vía
Two of our borrowers attending one of our business classes. When En Vía first started out, we had a powerful idea and not much else. Carlos, En Vía’s founder and director, would take a few interested visitors out in his own car to meet with women entrepreneurs in order to share with them the micro-credit/responsible… Continue reading Help us Transport the Idea! A Van for En Vía.