A loan of $1,025 helped to buy an overlock sewing machine and bolts of fabric.


Juliana's story

Juliana, 37, is married and has 4 children aged 16, 13, 10 and 7. She has a business making vests out of polar fleece. She has been doing this kind of work for a number of years; her workshop is located in the Pampahasi neighborhood. This loan is her first with the institution. Juliana will use this loan to buy an overlock sewing machine and bolts of fabric to make her vests. She is requesting this loan because she lacks working capital. Juliana faces challenges in her business, including improving the quality of her garments. She will use the profits to continue to increase her working capital. Juliana wants her business to grow, and to make a variety of different garments. Juliana feels happy and grateful to the institution for the support being provided.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar



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