A loan of $1,075 helped to buy thread, fabric, another sewing machine, etc.


Johana Vanessa's story

Johana, 43, is divorced and has two children attending public school. Since she was very young Johana’s mother taught her dressmaking and she loved it. This is now her occupation. She started out with a sewing machine at home and the business has gradually been growing. She makes shirts and pants. She wants the loan to buy such things as thread, fabric, another sewing machine, etc.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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