A loan of $1,225 helped to buy fabric, thread, zippers, etc.

Elida's story

Elida, 44, is from the city of Caaguazú. She’s been a widow for three years. She has four children who are always with her and who help her. Elida has been working as a dressmaker for a year. Her children bought her three industrial sewing machines that she uses to make clothes in general. She also gets help from her children who work in order to cover family expenses and schooling costs for her son and grandson. She’s requesting this loan to buy fabric, zippers and thread to make various items to sell this spring and in the approaching summer.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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