Juana María is thirty-four, married, and has six years of elementary school education. She has six children, five of whom are in school. She works as an artisan, making traditional clothing. She started the business with her parents and now has ten years of experience.
Juana María is seeking a loan to buy threads in different colors to weave clothing. In the future she would like her capital to grow so the business can keep growing, too.
La señora Juana María es casada de 34 años de edad curso los 6 años de educacion primaria, tiene 6 hijos de los cuales 5 estan estudiando, ella se dedica a la artesania, especificamente a tejer cortes tipicos. Inicio este negocio con sus padres y hasta la fecha lleva 10 años de experiencia.
Solicita un prestamo que lo utilizara para la compra de hilos de diferentes colores para poder tejer los cortes. en el futuro quiere que este capital a invertir crezca y que su negocio tambien vaya creciendo.
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.