Santos Ramona is a 49-year old woman, married and mother of three children, two of whom are studying. She studied three years of primary education and makes a living from the embroidery of traditional blouses. She took the initiative to start this business and, as of today, she has four years of experience. She counts on the support of her husband, who works in furniture manufacturing.
She is requesting a loan to buy the necessary supplies for her job: fabrics and threads of different kinds and colors. She expects her business to continue
expanding and to become known in the region where she lives.
La señora Santos Ramona esta casada, tiene 49 años de edad, curso los 3 años de educación primaria, tiene 3 hijos 2 de los cuales están estudiando, se dedica al bordado de blusas, típicas, inicio este negocio por iniciativa propia, y hasta el momento lleva 4 años de experiencia, cuenta con el apoyo de su esposo quien se dedica a la fabricación de muebles.
Solicita un prestamos que lo utilizara para la compra de insumos necesarios para su trabajo, telas e hilos de diferentes clases y colores, espera que su negocio siga creciendo y sea reconocido en toda la región donde vive.
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.