Mrs. Juana Filomena is married and is 29 years old. She completed one year of elementary school. She has three children two of whom are in school. She works sewing traditional smocks. She began this business as a worker in a shop. She has two years of experience. She counts on the support of her husband who works as a driver.
She is asking for a loan that will help her buy cloth and thread of various colors. This will help her increase her production and thus she will sell more smocks. She hopes in the future to hire assistants.
La señora Juana Filomena esta casada, tiene 29 años de edad, curso 1 grado de educación primaria, tiene 3 hijos 2 de los cuales están estudiando, se dedica a la confección de delantales típicos, inicio este negocio siendo operaria, hasta el momento lleva 2 años de experiencia, cuenta con el apoyo de su esposo quien se dedica a presta sus servicios de chófer.
Solicita un préstamo que le servirá para la compra de telas e hilos de diferentes colores, ya que con eso aumentara su producción y por ello venderá mas delantales. Espera en el futuro contar con trabajadores.
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.