A loan of $2,000 helped a member to purchase an industrial sewing machine.


Mirador De Yahuarcocha Group's story

El Mirador de Yahuarcocha is a group of 5 entrepreneurial women who have the same goal, which is to move forward with their business in order to improve their quality of life. In this group the president is Paola. In the photograph she is the second person starting from the left. She is known for being an entrepreneurial woman, hard-working, and very responsible. She lives in the city of Ibarra with her parents.

Paola works together with her coworkers in a workshop making shirts of Indian fabric. This is her first loan with Fodemi, and it will be used to purchase an industrial sewing machine that will help to save time and increase productivity.

Paola dreams of having a large workshop in order to be able to employ people who need it.

In this group: Paola Elizabeth , Nancy Lorena, Olga Beatríz , María Adela , Silvia Johana

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Karen Monat



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