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Total loan: $1,700

El Mariposario Group

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patzicia, chimaltenango, Chimaltenango, Guatemala / Retail

El Mariposario Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy threads.

El Mariposario Group's story

All the members of the communal bank El Mariposario work in commerce, they make a living working on their businesses.

Maria Violeta, the leader of the group, makes a living selling traditional clothing such as woven belts, dresses, aprons and skirts.

The pandemic affected her heavily because she was not able to go out selling her merchandise. But now that the situation is improving, she is happy because she started again to generate an income for her household.

She requests a loan to buy threads to make embroidered aprons to fulfill orders from her customers.