A loan of $5,425 helped a member to buy ingredients to make sweets, such as flour, eggs, shortening, candies, milk and various other products.


Mujeres Unidas Group's story

This group is called Mujeres Unidas (United Women). They are in the elimination of poverty program, in which each member seeks to overcome the limitations she has, rise out of her poverty situation, and give her loved ones everything they need to have a dignified quality of life.

One of the members is Claudia. She is a very active person in the group. She is also its president. She tries to always be an example to her fellow members, of how to improve and grow. She does not allow herself to be overcome by obstacles and always fights to get ahead.

She seeks this loan to buy various ingredients to make sweets, which is her business through which she supports her family. She wants to buy flour, eggs, shortening, candies, milk and various other products.

In this group: Claudia, Juana, Marcelina, Zulma, Marcelina, Claudelina, Rosi, Luci, Clara, Sonia, Steffani, Edelina, Victoria, Virginia, Urzulina, Maria, Lourdes, Liz, Fabiola, Elisa, Sulmira

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Laurie Hiller


This loan is special because:

It is accompanied by an industry-leading, poverty-elimination program.



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