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Lilia Maclovia
Every fifteen days, the members of the “San Eduardo” Communal Bank meet in Portoviejo, “Ciudad de Los Reales Tamarindos” [the City of the Royal Tamarinds] on San Eduardo Street. Near this area, there is a beautiful park that is very popular because there are areas to play sports and people can enjoy nature.

Lilia lives in this city. She is married and has three children, two are adults and the youngest is a student. Two of her children still live with her. She has been a dressmaker since she was very young, and studied the craft at an academy in this city.

Lilia is a very feisty woman and believes in standing on her own two feet to get ahead and be able to help her children with their education. She has a workshop in her home, where she makes all types of clothing. She enjoys making women’s clothing and men’s shirts the most. She works every day and almost all day when there is enough work. She has two employees that work with her and she pays them a weekly salary for their work. She has had her workshop, which allows her to get ahead, for more than fifteen years.

She will use this loan to purchase fabric, thread, buttons, and other materials that she needs for sewing. Lilia is the founder of the communal bank and she likes it because the loans provided help her to get ahead. Her dreams are that she never lacks work and enjoys good health.
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En la calle San Eduardo de la ciudad de Portoviejo Ciudad de Los Reales Tamarindos se reúnen cada quince días las socias del Banco Comunal “San Eduardo”, cerca de este lugar hay un hermoso parque el cual es muy frecuentado ya que hay aéreas para hacer deporte y se puede disfrutar de la naturaleza.

En este lugar vive la señora Lilia, está casada y de esta relación tiene tres hijos, dos mayores de edad y el menor estudia en colegio, dos de hijos aun viven con ella. Es modista desde muy joven, estudio corte y confección en una academia de esta ciudad.

Doña Lilia es una mujer muy luchadora que le gusta valerse por sí misma para salir adelante y poder ayudar a sus hijos en sus estudios, ella tiene un taller en su casa lugar en el cual confecciona todo tipo de ropa, lo que más le gusta es hacer ropa de mujer y camisas para hombre, trabaja todos los días y cuando hay bastante trabajo casi todo el día, tiene dos empleadas que trabajan con ella a quienes les paga un sueldo semanal por su trabajo, leva mas de 15 años con su taller el cual le permite salir adelante.

Este crédito lo va emplear en comprar telas, hilos, botones y otros materiales que se requieren para la costura. Es socia fundadora del Banco Comunal y le gusta por la ayuda que le dan los créditos para salir adelante.

Sus sueños son que nunca le falte trabajo y gozar de buena salud.

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  • $10,600
    Average annual income
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $875 helped Lilia Maclovia to purchase fabric, thread, buttons, and other materials for sewing.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
May 9, 2013
Listed
Jun 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Dec 17, 2013