A loan of $1,025 helped a member to buy traditional clothes to sell.


Dúo Shama Group's story

Shama Duo. María Estela is the group leader. She relates that she’s married and has two children who are attending school. She’s been selling traditional clothing for ten years now and she relates that she needs the loan to buy traditional clothes since this type of clothing is very expensive and she needs much capital but she wants support so that she can increase her business now. She goes out to the villages to sell a bit more and her customers request new styles of blouses, sandals and sweaters. She hopes to satisfy her customers because September is approaching and that’s when they buy clothes for the various parades that occur in the communities. She hopes for the support like Kiva’s given her.

In this group: Maria Estela , Leona
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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