MISSION / VISSION

The CENTER TEXTIL AWANALLAQTA TOCAPO is a non-profit organization that promotes the empowerment of weavers through the sustainable practice of Peruvian ancestral textiles in the Cusco region. Through workshops, opportunities, and the promotion of their textile art, the CENTER TEXTIL AWANALLAQTA TOCAPO enables weavers to maintain their identity and textile traditions while improving their quality of life.

To place the ancestral textile weaver as a recognized global artist, forging a just recognition by society and assuring the continuity of ancestral textile practices.

The most important ingredient is to get up and do something. It's that simple Many people have ideas, but only some decide to do something today. No tomorrow. Not the next week. But today. The true entrepreneur acts instead of dreaming.

- Marlene Callañaupa