A loan of $500 helped to buy fabric, thread, elastic, buttons, etc.


Ana Del Carmen,'s story

Ana is 34 years old and she makes clothing and accessories. She began this business in her home. Ana is an incredible woman. She is hard-working, responsible, and always positive. Many people give great references about her as a person and a worker.

She makes a variety of garments and sells them at reasonable prices. She provides a high quality of work, which is one of the reasons that many people prefer to buy from her. She has worked in this job for 5 years and she now has a lot of experience and loyal customers that choose to buy from her more and more. With her income she can cover some of her household expenses. She lives with her husband and their two children in their own home.

She has decided to ask for a loan so that she can buy the materials she needs for her work, such as fabric, thread, elastic, buttons, etc. All that she does is done with the goal of providing a great service to her customers so that they always choose to buy from her and so that she can increase her income. She hopes to one day reach her goal of improving the quality of life for her family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Andrea Connelly



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