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Noel Emeldo

, , El Salvador / Arts

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A loan helped to buy raw materials to make hammocks, such as poly silk thread, thimbles, tubes, needles and shafts.


Noel Emeldo's story

Noel is asking for a new loan. His purpose is to have the financial resources to continue working with sisal. He will invest the funds from the loan in buying raw materials to make hammocks, such as poly silk thread, thimbles, tubes, needles and shafts. He will use another part of the money to pay for the labor of other artisans who work for him.

The previous loan gave him the financial resources to improve the hammock production and with it, the market demand. He also obtained more earned more earnings at the nuclear family level. Noel had an accident, and as a result, lost one of his arms. He has the support of his family and has been able to develop the capacity to continue working in his business.