A loan of $850 helped to buy fabrics, accessories, and pay for labor.

Mercedes's story

With her previous loan, Mercedes bought fabrics and accessories for making clothes, especially outfits for girls. She plans to use her second Kiva loan to buy fabrics, accessories, and pay for labor so that she can complete a large important order. Mercedes sends the following message to Kiva lenders: “I am grateful that you have given older people like me the opportunity to work.”

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica

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