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Total loan: $1,100

Marlene Dolores Mercedes

Portoviejo, Manabí Province, Ecuador / Services

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A loan helped to buy cloth for uniforms like pique fabric, linen and others and do maintenance on her machines.


Marlene Dolores Mercedes's story

Marlene is a 56 year old single mother with two grown-up children. She lives in Portoviejo a city that is known for it's people of Cholo (mestizo) and Montubia cultures

Marlene is a hard-working woman who for 25 years has earned her living sewing, making uniforms for institutions, shirts and dresses amongst others. She offers her work through orders from her customers. As her work is guaranteed she has her own customers. She works in a small workshop that she rents and pays a monthly fee. She is open for her customers Monday to Saturday from 8 am until 8 pm.

She will invest in cloth for uniforms like pique fabric, linen and others and do maintenance on her machines. Her dream is for God to grant her many more years so she can continue working.