A loan of $1,200 helped to buy rolls of cross-stitched cloth and synthetic leather sheets.


Luis Alfredo's story

Luis is a cheerful person. He is very responsible with his job, he is resourceful and he has a great wish to progress in life to make his dreams come true and improve his family’s standard of living. Luis lives with his wife and their son in the town of Ibarra.

Luis works with his wife making items of clothing such as crossed-stitched T-shirts and synthetic leather jackets. Luis has been engaging in this activity for years and things have been going very well. He can currently count o many customers and for this reason he needs to increase his production in order to get a better income ant to keep on progression. For this reason he has decided to ask Fodemi for a loan to use it to buy rolls of cross-stitched cloth and synthetic leather sheets for his jackets.

Luis dreams of owning an adequate sewing workshop for his activity and to succeed in hiring more people to increase his production, in order to improve his family’s standard of living.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Emanuela Villa



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