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Total loan: $525
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Florencia Aimee

El Salvador
El Salvador / Tailoring

A loan of $525 helped to purchase fabric, zippers, buttons, thread and other materials for her sewing business.


Florencia Aimee's story

Florencia lives with her son and operates her own sewing workshop. She decided to start a sewing business to make ends meet and support her son. Florencia learned the sewing trade from her family and specialized sewing courses. She has 20 years of experience, and the art of sewing has always come naturally to her.

With the support from this loan, Florencia plans to purchase fabric, zippers, buttons, thread and other materials for sewing her handmade products. She hopes to capitalize on the busy holiday season and fulfill many client orders. With this investment, Florencia hopes to strengthen her business and increase sales and profits. Her dream is to eventually purchase a car to improve her family's quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gillian Goodrich


Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: November 13, 2013

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: November 13, 2013