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Total loan: $650

María Viviana

Suchitepéquez, Suchitepequez, Guatemala / Clothing

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A loan helped to purchase traditional clothing such as güipiles [blouses], fajas [sashes] and cortes [skirts].

María Viviana's story

María is a 50-year-old woman. She has a lovely family with whom she lives in a community of the village of Pasac.

To be able to get her own income, she works buying and selling traditional clothing. She has been in this business for 10 years. She sells on one of the main streets of her community, but she also works growing bananas.

With the end of being able to strengthen her business, María asks for a loan and it will be to invest it in the purchase of more traditional clothing such as güipiles [blouses], fajas [sashes] and cortes [skirts], and to continue meeting all her customers' demand.