A loan of $525 helped a member to buy materials to make traditional weavings.


Dúo Los Cipresales Group's story

The communal bank duo “Los Cipresales” includes Fidelia. The duo is from the municipality of San Juan Comalapa within the department of Chimaltenango. Both of them are married. Fidelia is forty-one years old and mother of ten children. She makes weavings by hand. She uses the pedal weaving machines for most of her production but she also weaves by hand.

She will use the loan to expand her business and increase her sales for the end of the year, which is coming up. She will buy materials to make traditional weavings.

In this group: Fidelia , Maria Isabel

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ana Lobo



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