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Rosa Lilian
Rosa owns her own sewing workshop. She lives with her 8 year-old daughter in El Transito, in San Miguel department. She is a single mother and her income is the only one which her family has. She learned her trade from a friend who does the same work. She does her sewing work from her home. She doesn't work fixed hours.

Currently she is requesting a loan because she would like to buy fabric, thread and a new sewing machine. She will use this loan to make this investment as she doesn't have the necessary finances to do it herself.

Her plans are to set up a bigger sewing workshop, serve lots of customers, to have employees to do the work and to look after the needs of her daughter, especially as regards her education and health.
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Rosa, posee un taller de costura, reside con su hija de 8 años en El Transito, departamento de San Miguel, ella es madre soltera y sus ingresos son los únicos con los que cuenta su hogar. Este oficio lo aprendió a lado de una amiga que se dedica a esta misma actividad, ella realiza el trabajo de costura en su casa, no tiene horario fijo para desempeñar su trabajo.
Actualmente se ve en la necesidad de solicitar un préstamo ya que quiere comprar tela, hilo y una nueva máquina de costura, toda esta inversión la puede llevar a cabo por medio de un préstamo por que ella no cuenta con la solvencia económica suficiente para realizarla.
Sus proyectos son instalar un taller de costura grande, atender a muchos clientes y tener empleados para sacar todo el trabajo, velar por las necesidades de su hija especialmente por su educación y salud.

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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $350 helped Rosa Lilian to buy thread, fabric and a sewing machine to make clothes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 8, 2010
Listed
Nov 12, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Nov 15, 2011