A loan of $3,225 helped a member to buy yarn.


Luz Y Vida Group's story

Margarita’s married. She’s 36-years-old and completed first grade in primary school; she has five children three of whom are attending school. He weaves sashes and traditional skirts. She started the business with her husband and to date has five years’ experience.

She organized a group to request a loan that will be used to buy yarn to make the sashes and skirts. In future she’d like to have a store of her own to sell sashes, skirts and other textiles. The other group members are in commerce and crafts.

In this group: Manuela , Margarita , Maria , Tomasa , Anastasia , Sandra , Irma , Elena , Tomasa Cipriano , Maria Cristina

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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