When I started running around to Latin America to start stove factories, I would write an e-mail to all of my friends describing my adventures. Once the business of StoveTeam took off, we started sending monthly newsletters, and I began thinking that the e-mails weren’t all that interesting. Read More..
Saturday morning started with a visit to the San Cristobal de las Casas Rotary Club, where Nancy and I were to make a presentation about StoveTeam. We were told that the meeting started at 9 a.m., so being norteamericanas, we showed up right around nine. We should know better by now--we were the first ones there. So, we took a few laps around the plaza to wait for the meeting to actually begin. Read More..
We have had a wonderful time in San Cristobal with our new best friends from MadreTierra. Julio and Helena are fabulous, and we love working with them to develop a new stove program. We have met twice with the San Cristobal Rotarians, and we feel there may be room for collaboration with them as well.