Total loan: $1,125
San José, San José Province, Costa Rica / Services
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A loan helped to buy another sewing machine.
Jazmina Lourdes's story
Jazmina is a self-driven and very creative woman. For ten years she's made hair ties of different styles and colors. She sells them wholesale at stores in the capital of Costa Rica. Her husband supports her in her business. In the beginning, this was not the case; she needed the appropriate equipment and didn't have it. This is the reason why she took out a loan through Kiva, together with MiCrédito, with which she bought a sewing machine. At present, she requested a new loan from MiCrédito and Kiva with which she wants to buy another sewing machine. This will allow her to increase her production and create new work, in addition to increasing her earnings. In the future, she would like to be able to expand her workshop and hire other women.