A loan helped a member to buy fabric in bulk to sew.


Kuña Guapa Group's story

Seventeen women make up this group. They have set a goal to be able to grow, not only economically but also as people so they can offer better living conditions to their loved ones.

Lidia is one of them who helps her family with her sewing workshop. She mentions that her goal is to be able to continue with her work as she is helping to support and sustain her household and family. Lidia sees herself as a fighter who won't give up and looks for a way to be able to grow and better herself.

She is requesting this loan to buy fabric in bulk. In this way she can continue with her work and meet the demand from her customers.

Lidia mentions that she offers sheets, quilts, tablecloths and sofa covers amongst other products to her customers.

Note: There is only one person in the photo but it is a group loan. A group photo is not possible without a gathering of people, prohibited because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

In this group: Bricelda, Maria, Laura, Lidia, Lourdes, Asucena, Mariela, Gloria, Maria, Ana, Blanca, Ana, Agueda, Porfiria, Vania, Liz, Guillermina

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo.


This loan is special because:

It includes a basic health insurance plan.



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