A loan of $550 helped to buy thread.


Maria Graciela's story

Mrs. María Sapón, 52, is married and has 8 children, one boy and 7 girls. She is a weaver and also repairs and sells sewing machines. These jobs have made it possible for her to support her family since they produce monthly income she needs to meet family expenses.

To expand her capital she decided to request a loan to buy more raw materials, in this case thread, to continue producing more. She hopes the loan will allow her to work more leading to more sales and obtaining increased income.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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