A loan of $925 helped to buy thread to weave skirts.


Maria Nicolasa's story

Maria Nicolasa, 45, is married and has 6 children, 5 of whom are in school. She has a business weaving traditional Guatemalan skirts. She has 5 years of experience with this work, having started out working for other people. With the support of her husband she is now expanding her production. For this reason, she is requesting a loan to buy thread that she will use as a raw material for her work. She hopes that with this loan she can improve and grow her business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar



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