A loan helped a member to buy a variety of traditional clothing such as blouses, sashes and skirts.


Grupo Paculam Las Marias Group's story

María is a 25-year-old mother of two who is in a long-term relationship. She and her beautiful family live in the village of Paculam.

She has earned her living for the last 10 years by buying and selling traditional clothing. She has a sales spot on one of the village’s main streets.

Her ambition is to continue building her business and offer a variety of products and traditional clothing. María is therefore applying for a loan to buy a variety of traditional clothing such as blouses, sashes and skirts.

Her biggest ambition is to strengthen her business and increase her income.

In this group: María , María , Maria

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Andrew Thow.


This loan is special because:

It targets low-income borrowers who can't access typical microfinance loans.



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