A loan of $275 helped to buy thread to weave belts.


Lucia Hortencia's story

Lucia Hortencia is a 19-year-old, single mother who has completed her six years of primary education. She has one child. Lucia makes a living weaving belts for women. She started this business while still working in another business, and so far she has six years of experience.

Lucia is asking for this loan to help her buy silk thread in various colours which she will use to increase her production of woven belts and have more possibility to sell them. Her wish is that her business can be well-positioned and have a lot of clients.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Annelise Iversen



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