Total loan: $2,900

1 De Mayo Group

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Paraguari, Paraguari, Paraguay / Services

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

A loan helped to purchase fabrics, thread, elastic and buttons, among other items.

1 De Mayo Group's story

The 1st of May committee, from the city of Paraguarí, is in its first cycle. They are united and supportive of each other. They work together in different activities and say they are content and feel the support of the women's committee program.

One of the members of this committee, Mirian Mercedes, makes clothing. She says that her work has enabled her to help with the household income. Mirian Mercedes' goal is to further improve so that she can continue helping to support her loved ones so that they do not go without anything they need.

Mirian Mercedes describes herself as a fighter who does not give up. In spite of the daily difficulties, she does not let herself be defeated but rather fights to get ahead.

Mirian Mercedes is asking for this loan to purchase fabrics, thread, elastic and buttons, among other products.

Please note: Only one person appears in the photo although this is a group loan. It was not possible to take a group photo because of the need to avoid crowds of people due to the Covid-19 pandemic.