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Total loan: $1,225
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Superacion 1 Group

Guatemala
Guatemala / Embroidery

A loan of $1,225 helped a member to buy fabric to embroider aprons.


Superacion 1 Group's story

Catalina Lucrecia is married. She is 34 years old and has 6 years of primary education. She has 3 children who are in school. She embroiders guipiles, blouses and aprons. She started this work thanks to the support of a family member who made a loan. So far, she has 8 years experience. She has her husband's help; he is a bricklayer.

She organizes a group and and is asking for a loan she will use to buy traditional fabrics for aprons. She will be able to have more production of embroidered aprons. She hopes in the future to have a great production company. The other members do embroidery, sell ice cream and raise animals.

In this group: Catalina Lucrecia , Irma Yolanda , Hilda Yolanda , Abelino Bernabe
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue



Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: January 25, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Asociación ASDIR

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: January 25, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Asociación ASDIR