Maria Herlinda is 53 years old and married. She completed two years of her 'educación primária' (education for children aged 7-14). Her business is selling women's clothing. She started the business on her own and on her own initiative, and has 18 years experience. She has the support of her husband who works as a tailor.
Maria Herlinda is requesting a loan to buy more merchandise: cortes (lengths of woven cloth worn as skirts), blouses, güipiles (traditional woven blouses), aprons, etc. She hopes to have a prosperous business in the future.
La señora Maria Herlinda es casada, tiene 53 años de edad, cursó el segundo años de educacion primaria, se dedica al comercio a la vent6avde ropa para mujeres, inició este negocio sola con propia iniciativa, y hasta el momento lleva 18 años de experiencia, cuenta con el apoyo de su esposo quien se dedica a la sastrería.
Solicita un préstamo que lo utilizará para comprar mas mercadería, cortes, blusas, güipiles, cortes, delantales, etc. Espera en el futuro tener un negocio prospero.
About Asociación ASDIR
ASDIR (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.