A loan of $1,000 helped to invest in raw materials necessary for making bags.

Marta's story

Marta is a 61-year-old single mother who lives with her son and sister in Las Magnolias, La Uruca, located in the central valley of Costa Rica. Marta has a business making and selling decorative bags made out of durable fabric. Marta plans to use this loan to invest in raw materials necessary for bag making. Her goal is to produce and sell as many bags as she can. Marta dedicates the hours from 2-9 pm to her productive activity.

This will be Marta´s sixth loan with Fundación Mujer. The loan consultant who has been working with Marta over the past months describes her as a hardworking entrepreneur with a fighting spirit who produces all her products in her house.

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details