A loan of $2,375 helped a member to buy fabric, fasteners, and thread.

Amar Azul Group's story

The Amar Azul Community Association is seeking its seventh loan. It is part of the central office of Los Andes, and is made up of eight women. The president is Sra. Miriam Mejía.

Miriam has been making jackets and sportswear for eight years. Her products are distinguished by their embroidery which is Miriam’s specialty. She sells the clothing from her store in Kollasuyo Avenue in La Paz. The loan of Bs.2000 will be used to buy supplies. Because it is winter, the demand for jackets is higher.

The members of the Association have businesses such as a clothes stall, neighbourhood store, food sales, making woolen sweaters, milk shake stall, guesthouse, and making clothes.

In this group: Miriam Martha, Epifania, Luisa, Alicia Antonia, Julia, Julia, Alicia Bertha, Maria Luisa

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jane A

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