This really was the most incredible day! We were able to five 5 kilo bags of rice to over 200 families! We worked with Genaro Quispe Gutiérrez, the mayor of the town of Yaurisque. He identified 186 families in the rural areas outside of Yaurisque. We bought rice and vegetable oil for those on the list, plus an extra 24 bags of rice for those in need who were not on the list.
COVID-19 in Cusco: Quarantine Week 9 May 17th 2020 Sunday, 10 May, 2020
56 days down, 14 to go
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I started today by calling my Mom for Mother’s Day. As with the birthday call, it’s hard to have any conversation without it turning to the pandemic at some point. It sounds like in Idaho people are starting to go out a bit and more stores are opening up. There are lots of people in parks and on th ... read more
I live in Cusco, Peru and will be posting mostly about my trips around Peru and South America. From August 2012 to June 2014 I lived in Dhaka, Bangladesh and blogged about living there and traveling around Southeast Asia. This blog also contains my stories from living in Istanbul, two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco, and some other travels. ... full info