A loan helped to buy a sewing machine, fabrics and thread to keep working in the taylor's shop.


Vilma Cecilia's story

Vilma is 74 years old, has a high school education, is single and has 2 children. Her youngest son lives with her.

Vilma has been making and selling covers for furniture, household appliances, and women's and men's clothing for 38 years and she sells her products to people who attend her church.

The loan will be used to buy a sewing machine, fabric and thread to continue working in the tailor's shop.

Vilma dreams of being able to continue her business and providing her products to many people.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Paulo Aguiar.


This loan is special because:

It helps borrowers withstand negative economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.



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