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Total loan: $4,700
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23 De Marzo Group

Bolivia
El Alto / La Paz, Bolivia / Clothing Sales

A loan of $4,700 helped a member to purchase materials in greater quantities.


23 De Marzo Group's story

In the city of El Alto there you will find a central region called Villa Exaltacion and belonging to this region is the Association "23 Marzo" and it is composed of 12 women dreaming of making their small business grow. The majority of the group are married and they indicate that they need to help their partners with the household finances. They average 4 children per family and many of the women, for various reasons, have separated from their partner and had to care for the family themselves and are faced with the need for greater resources to cover their children's necessities. The primary goal of Association "23 Marzo" is the production of bed linens and bedding sets as well as the production of shirts, sports attire among other items. These things are sold in Peru and they also sell their items wholesale. They hope to acquire with their new capital materials in greater quantities to increase their production and generate greater earnings for the good of their family.

In this group: Ivette, Isidora, Selma, Brigida, Yola, Lucy, Remigia, Maria, Damiana, Olga, Loures, Santusa
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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: October 8, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: Fundación Pro Mujer

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: October 8, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: Fundación Pro Mujer