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Total loan: $1,475
Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia / Services
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Ruth Marina's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped buy a two needle sewing machine and sewing supplies (thread, cloth, buttons etc.).
Ruth Marina's story
Ruth is a single mother who has two children. She has a garment sewing business for the past 5 years and has had good acceptance in the area where she lives. Also, with this business other women who are heads of the household benefit. With this loan Ruth dreams of buying a two needle sewing machine and with this grow her sewing business and expand not only in the residential area but also to other areas generating more employment. She also plants to buy sewing supplies (thread, cloth, buttons etc.) which will improve her income and increase her quality of life through the increase in sales.