A loan of $850 helped to buy fabrics and thread.


Luz Elena's story

Luz Elena, age 50, has earned the affection and admiration of her community. Her professionalism has allowed her to accomplish her goal of establishing a business.

Luz has been sewing for 30 years. This woman has been able to move forward along with her four children. Her experience in this field has been her best asset for gaining the loyalty of her customers. Luz works from home with one of her daughters. This enables her to look after her family and take care of the household chores.

At the moment, she is requesting a loan so that she can invest in the purchase of fabrics and thread in order to complete her outstanding orders. Her greatest wish is to expand her business, which will allow her to improve her family’s quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



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