A loan of $4,200 helped a member to buy fabric, thread, elastic, zippers and other supplies.

Nuevo Horizonte Group's story

Seventeen women from the city of Paraguarí have come together with the purpose of working together and through this work to help their families and in this way to have a different lifestyle. They are currently in their first cycle of the program for women entrepreneurs, and they are learning to function as a team working together.

Magdalena is a seamstress. She says that she has been in this work for quite some time. She comments that she has very good customers because her work is very good at a low price. She is known as a hard working and enterprising woman who fights to give her family all the best from day to day.

She is asking for a loan in order to buy fabric, thread, elastic, zippers and other necessary supplies in order to continue working and fulfilling the orders that she has.

In this group: Maria Teodora, Nancy, Mariela, Isabel, Clara, Margarita, Maria, Maria, Teresa, Maria, Mirtha, Alma, Maria, Magdalena, Lidia*, Teresa*, Liz*
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gail LeGrand

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