Bolivia is a beautiful and diverse country in South America.
It’s known for its awesome Andes mountains and for having lots of llamas (¿Como te llama?).
Over the years, we’ve been able to help six awesome businesses in Bolivia.
From Señora Natalia and "Las 11 Estrellas" (The Eleven Stars), who own a company selling blankets in El Alto. They used their microloan to buy wool so that they could make more blankets and grow their business.
To Mario, a father of three who lives in Achacachi near Lake Titicaca. He needed to expand his dairy farm after signing a contract with a milk-processing plant. He used his microloan to purchase another cow so that he could meet the extra demand.
To Eber, who raises cattle and also owns a flower farm. He used his loan to buy seedlings to grow his flower business and help support his family.
Here’s to Bolivian in your dreams while helping others achieve theirs & to feeling good—because after all, it’s Friday!
-the Taaluma Team
The little things in life matter. Whether it’s a blue-tiful view that raises your spirits, a greece of history that helps you reflect on the past, or a spot where you can be refreshed and feel good about yourself, the little things in life can certainly make a big impact.
As the amount of time left in 2021 quickly dwindles, we’re looking forward to the amount of time left in 2022.
With 365 days coming in 2022, how many things will you cross off of your bucket list?
Travelers Aaron and Lucy have explored all throughout Southeast Asia.
From the temples of Cambodia, to the monks of Myanmar, to the highlands of Vietnam, to the rivers of Laos, to the towers of Malaysia, they went in search of “traveler’s gold”, beautiful places and unique cultures