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Total loan: $1,000
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Leonor

El Salvador
El Salvador / Sewing

A loan of $1,000 helped to buy fabric, thread, needles, and other needed supplies for sewing.


Leonor's story

Leonor, age 44, works as a seamstress. She makes formal clothing, uniforms, and casual clothes. She is a very detail-oriented person who does very good work. This allows her to have many loyal customers, friends and neighbors.

Leonor makes clothes by order. She also makes garments to sell at her house. By doing so she is able to get extra income.

Leonor is requesting a loan in order to be able to buy fabric in different colors and patterns. She will also buy thread, needles, and everything needed to make clothes. With this she will be able to make more clothes. This way she will give her family a better quality of life.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



Loan details

Loan length:

20 months
Disbursed date: March 4, 2014

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Loan details

Loan length:

20 months
Disbursed date: March 4, 2014