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Dionicio

, , El Salvador / Arts

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A loan helped to buy silk and polyester silk threads for the production of hammocks.


Dionicio's story

Dionicio is 42, has a partner and lives with his family, including his life partner who is 36, and four children (20, 19-year-old twins and 6). His business is making hammocks out of husk thread and silk for sale. He learned this trade from his parents when he was 15. He opened his own business five years ago, and his whole family participates to keep the business going. They work full time.

With this loan, Dionicio can buy silk and polysilk threads to maintain and improve his hammock production. He hopes this investment will lead to improved sales and increased income to cover his family's expenses.

His dreams include seeing his children become independent and learn natural weaving techniques so they can start their own business. He also hopes to make improvements to his home.