Rositas 25 De Julio Group
Irene started at the invitation of a friend and has worked with Pro Mujer for 8 years. She has a business selling shoes where she has worked for 23 years, having learned the trade from her family.
The loan that she will take out is to increase her capital by purchasing sheets of leather on Max Paredes street which she will later make into shoes and sell in the 16 de Julio market on Thursdays and Sundays. This work has allowed her to generate income to support her family. She is married and has 5 children.
When asked what she likes about Pro Mujer, she says that she likes the training.
La señora Irene, indica que hace ocho años que trabaja en Pro Mujer y que integro la institución por invitación de una amiga. En la actualidad ella tiene un negocio de venta de calzados que viene trabajando hace veinte y tres años aprendiendo el mismo de su familia.
El crédito que ahora sacará es para aumentar su capital (compra de hojas de cuero) que adquirirá de la C. Max Paredes y posterior a la elaboración lo comercializará en la feria 16 de julio los jueves y domingos. Esta forma de trabajo le permite generar recursos para apoyar a su familia, pues ella es casada y tiene cinco hijos.
Cuando se le consulta qué le gusta de Pro Mujer, ella responde que le gusta la capacitación.
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