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Total loan: $2,225
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San Miguel Chuanoj Group

Guatemala
Guatemala / Knitting

A loan of $2,225 helped a member purchase thread for weaving.


San Miguel Chuanoj Group's story

Candelaria is married and is 49 years old. She has a primary school education. She has two children who are studying. She is a weaver. She started working as an operator and she now has 3 years of experience. He has help from her husband who also works in weaving.

She decided to organize a group to request a loan in order to purchase thread of different types and colors for weaving that come in different styles and colors. In the future, she hopes to have a business with operators. The other members of the group are merchants, weavers of fabric and sheets and leather workers.

In this group: Micaela Luciana, Floridalma Regina, Juana Faustina, Maria Celestina Chamorro, Juana Victoria, Maria Tomasa, Candelaria
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lauren Jackson



Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Disbursed date: September 23, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Asociación ASDIR

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Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Disbursed date: September 23, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Asociación ASDIR