A loan of $1,100 helped a member to buy fabrics, Dacron, interfacing, buttons, zippers, entre tela, manta, botone, satin ribbon, zippers, etc.


Marenco Group's story

This united group comprises 3 members who are successful in their work life and and coordinated by Patricia. She is 31 years old, has a partner, and is the mother of 3 children. She owns a dressmaking and sewing workshop in her home. She started this business 3 years ago when her brother gave her a loan to do so. Through much effort and dedication, she has grown her business and, in order to keep improving, she is requesting this loan to buy fabric, Dacron, interfacing, buttons, satin ribbon, zippers, etc. She is an example of someone who gets ahead. Other members are 60 year old Josefa, who also runs a dressmaking business from her home and has been doing so for 14 years, and 29 year old Henry, the proprietor of a mini-grocery store which he has been running for 2 years.

In this group: Patricia, Josefa, Henry Alonso

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Alison Hynd.



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