A loan of $3,975 helped a member to buy needles, thread, paintbrushes, etc.


San Francisco Group's story

The "San Francisco" communal bank has 15 members, a majority of whom are craftspersons from Caranday, who devote their time to making very lovely hats, fans or dye work.

Ana is also a craftsperson and makes bright and colorful dyed hats that are used for any occasion.

The loan would be to cover the expenses of materials such as needles, thread, paintbrushes, etc., and this way earn better income to cover family necessities.

In this group: Ana, Cinthia, Geronima, Liz, Daniela, Isidora, Segunda, Maria Ines, Karen, Monica, Liz, Elisa, Silvina, Luz, Nadia
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jeff Goldie



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