A loan of $625 helped to buy fabric, thread, needles, and materials for making funeral wreaths and floral arrangements.

Natalia's story

Doña Natalia is 68 years old and lives with her husband and a daughter-in-law. Her children are independent. She resides in Taulabe, Comayagua. Natalia has been generating her own income for approximately 40 years.

She produces women’s clothing such as dresses, blouses, skirts, and trousers. In addition, she makes handicrafts such as funeral wreaths, floral arrangements, and other types of decorations. Doña Natalia has been a client of ODEF for several years and has completed 14 loan cycles. She is now requesting a loan of 12,000 HNL so that she can buy sewing materials such as fabric, thread, and needles. Natalia will also purchase materials for making wreaths and floral arrangements. With this loan, she will be able to satisfy the demand from her customers and increase her sales.

Natalia’s goals are to continue growing her business and to satisfy her customers by providing them with products that are of the best quality.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica

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