A loan of $2,675 helped a member to buy materials for tailoring.

Fuente De Vida Group's story

Edgar Leonel, 42, is separated from his partner with whom he has three children, two of whom are in school. He completed 5 years of secondary education. He works as a tailor. He started the business with a friend and now has 10 years of experience.

He organized a group and asked for a loan that he will use to buy materials like cones, needles, fabric, etc. In the future he wants to have his own business capital and to be able to export his garments to other countries.

The other group members sell clothing and run a general store.

In the picture, 9 members of the group are shown, but only 7 of them are taking out a loan this round.

In this group: Edgar Leonel , Mariela De La Cruz , Jenny Vidalina , Zuleymi Teresa , Luis Eduardo , Lucrecia Lisbeth , Katherin Mishel

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Mary Berghaus

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