Total loan: $850

Rosa Esmeralda

Masaya, Masaya, Nicaragua / Arts

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A loan helped to buy adhesives, bamboo, and paints for making baskets.

Rosa Esmeralda's story

Rosa is a 48-year-old woman who makes and sells bamboo baskets. She offers her products at her home, but she also travels through the streets to increase her sales. Her husband and one of her children provide their unconditional support for her business. In her community, Rosa is well-known for being a woman who will do anything to earn a living in order to sustain her household.

Rosa is requesting a loan to buy adhesives, bamboo, and paints. In the near future, she plans to keep growing and begin offering her merchandise at tourist sites.