A loan helped to buy supplies like thread, fabric, and needles to make more embroidery and increase her sales volume.


Cristina's story

Cristina is a hardworking, 33-year-old woman. She lives in the locality of Cabanillas, located in Puno.

She makes a living making and selling embroidery, which she does from her house, where her main customers are her neighbors.

She is seeking the micro-loan to be able to buy supplies like thread, fabric, and needles to make more embroidery and increase her sales volume.

In the future, Cristina hopes to improve her economic situation and have wellbeing.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Chris Brown.


This loan is special because:

It helps a woman entrepreneur grow her business and stabilize her income.



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