A loan of $2,800 helped a member to buy supplies such as fabrics, thread, scissors, pins, fashion magazines, etc.

Santa Librada Group's story

The committee called “Santa Lucia” (Saint Lucia) consists of 19 members that are in the second cycle. This group is known in the neighborhood for being very united, supportive and responsible. The members work in different activities. The members are dedicated to the program of the “Fundacion Paraguay” (Paraguay Foundation) now that they have begun to see results.

Silvia works as a dressmaker. Thanks to her creativity and talent she has been able to restore damaged clothes. She is able to create clothes such as dresses, pants, vests, etc. The loan requested is to buy a greater amount of supplies such as fabrics, thread, scissors, pins, pattern magazines, and other materials to grow professionally.

In this group: Delia, Alba, Aida, Silvia, Lidia, Francisca, Sady, Patrocinia, Reinalda, Guillermina, Celina, Aline, Antonia, Wilma, Benigna, Mercedes, Mirian*, Marcelina*
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Alana Abbitt-McGregor

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