A loan of $1,000 helped to buy fabric of a variety of colors and types and also to buy an overlock sewing machine to minimize the time it takes to make an athletic suit.

Edwin's story

Edwin is married and has three children who are all school aged and are studying in a state school. He lives in his parent in laws' home, which is located in the Huavna Potosí zone of the city of El Alto.

He is requesting the loan to buy materials, like fabrics in distinct colors and types and to buy an overlock sewing machine. This will allow them to increase their production in less time.

Edwin's dream is to have a small sewing business, from which he will make products to sell at a national level.

This is the first loan that he has requested a loan through IMPRO, wich KIVA.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Tricia Kell

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