Lucrecia is a Kiva borrower, meaning that she has received a small loan financed on the internet through Kiva lenders. She works at home making decorated and embroidered aprons to sell at market. She can churn out an apron in fifteen minutes - it's impressive to watch.
Taken in a village outside of Masaya, Nicaragua.
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