Total loan: $525

Lidia Elena

Suchitepéquez, Suchitepequez, Guatemala / Clothing

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

Lidia Elena's story

Lidia is a mother, 22 years old, who is in a common-law marriage, and has a lovely family with one child. They live in a community of the village of Pacamanche.

To improve her income and get her family ahead, she works buying and selling traditional clothing. But, she also works selling tacos. She sells on one of the main streets of her community.

With the desire to continue prospering with her traditional clothing business, she is asking for a loan and will invest it in the purchase of more products such güipiles [blouses], fajas [sashes] and cortes [skirts]. This is to satisfy all the demand from the customers.