Club De Amigas Group
Lourdes indicates that she’s been a member of a Pro Mujer communal association for the last 11 years having joined on her own initiative. She currently has a workshop where she weaves traditional skirts; she’s had it for years.
The loan she’ll take out now is to buy wool yarn that she will use to make the skirts. She tells us that she works every day and sell at wholesale to people in street fairs in the city of El Alto. This business helps her support her family since she’s married and has two children.
When asked what she likes about Pro Mujer, she answers that she likes the health service.
La señora Lourdes, indica que hace once años que integra una asociación comunal en Pro Mujer, ingresando por iniciativa propia. En la actualidad ella tiene un taller de tejido de enaguas que viene trabajando hace años.
El crédito que ahora sacará es para la compra mercadería (compra de lanas), que servirá para la elaboración de las prendas. Ella nos cuenta que el negocio que realiza lo desarrolla todos los días y lo comercializa por mayor a las personas de las ferias de la ciudad de El Alto. Este negocio le ayuda a apoyar a su familia pues ella es casada y tiene dos hijos
Cuando se le consulta qué le gusta de Pro Mujer, ella responde que le gusta el área de salud.
This is a Group Loan
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