Catarina makes traditional skirts as well as dyed and woven fabrics that are in great demand among her customers. The pressing need to produce more goods is the reason why she came to the offices of Asociación ASDIR to request a loan. With the funding, Catarina will purchase the raw materials needed to keep up with the demand of her customers and improve her work. This will help her generate more income to cover her monthly expenses.
About Asociación ASDIRASDIR (Asociación de Desarrollo Integral Rural - Association for the Development of Rural Communities) is a community-based organization that works to promote development in the villages and communities where it serves. It was founded in 1999 in the village of Nimasac, Totonicapán Department, by a handful of local men and women to support community projects and group loans. Today ASDIR has 5 offices across 3 departments (Totonicapán, Sololá and Suchitepéquez) serving more than 6,000 clients, most of them in rural communities.
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