A loan of $1,050 helped to buy fabric and a sewing machine.


Rosa Emilia's story

Rosa, 45, lives in Paraíso, Guayaquil. She learned the job of being a seamstress from a very young age. She put it into practice because her husband abandoned her and her children. She works with a lot of effort and dedication every day. In the future she wants to expand her workshop. With the loan she will buy sewing materials such as fabric and a sewing machine.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall



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