Juana Margarita is married and 40 years old. She never had the opportunity to go to school. She is a weaver. She began this business thanks to the support of her parents, and she now has over ten years of experience. She has the support of her husband, who is a construction worker.
She is asking for a loan which will serve to buy threads of different colors to increase her production of woven skirts. She hopes in the future to have her own money and improve her family's living conditions.
La señora Juana Margarita esta casada, tiene 40 años de edad, no tuvo la oportunidad de estudiar, se dedica a la tejeduría, inició este negocio gracias al apoyo de sus padres, y hasta a el momento lleva 10 años de experiencia, cuenta con el apoyo de su esposo quien se dedica a la albañilería.
Solicita un préstamo, le servirá para la compra de hilos de diferentes colores, para incrementar su producción de tejidos de cortes, espera en el futuro tener un capital propio, y mejorar la condición de vida de su familia.
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.