A loan helped to buy two mannequins and a buttonhole machine.


Maria Bernarda's story

María, age 59, devotes herself to making clothes. She started this business activity in an independent manner two years ago. The two main problems in her work are the lack of working capital and the strong competition in the area.

She wants to request a loan to buy two mannequins and a buttonhole machine.

Her goal is to open a place to sell her own clothes and to improve the financial situation of her household.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish.


This loan is special because:

It comes with a very innovative business-training package.



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