A loan helped to buy caña flecha (a kind of tall grass used to weave hats, bags, etc).


Yandris Piedad's story

In the municipality of San Andres de Sotavento, many enterprising and hardworking people live with the desire and strength to get ahead and fight for a good future; One of them is Yandris, a woman who with her charisma and great ability to work has been able to overcome several obstacles that have come to her in her life.

She has a very small business of manufacturing and selling handicrafts in her own house.

She is requesting a loan to purchase caña flecha (a kind of tall grass used to weave hats, bags, etc). With these materials, she can improve the manufacturing process of her products.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gary Coles.


This loan is special because:

It supports young business owners between 18 and 25 years-old.



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