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Mujeres De Chinimabe Group
In this Group: Santos , Maria Elvira , Marta Elena , Adelaida , Estela , Reginalda , Dominga Cristina , Dora Floridalma , Gloria Esperanza , Elena Vicenta
Gloria Esperanza M. P. is married and has a one and a half year old son. She contributes to her family’s financial support and strives to prepare a better future for her son.

She sells daily use items, a job she’s had for over 10 years.

Gloria realized that she needed to improve her stock so that sales would increase thereby producing higher profits. So she got together with a few neighbors and for the last 15 years they have supported each other and formed into a group. She tries to help out not just her family but the other people in her village because she realizes that this is the only way they can live in a better society.
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Doña Gloria Esperanza M. P., es una señora casada, tiene 1 hijo D. edad D. 1 y 6 meses, ella apoya económicamente a su familia y prepararle un mejor futuro a su hijo, ella se dedica a la venta D. artículos D. consumo diario actividad que ha venido realizando desD. hace más D. 10 años, doña Gloria se dio cuenta que necesitaba surtir mas su negocio, para poder mejorar las ventas y así obtener un poco mas D. ganancias, por lo cual ella reunió a algunas vecinas, desD. hace mas D. 15 años se apoyan entre sí y deciden conformar un grupo, ya que ella trata D. apoyar no solo a su familia si no que también a las personas D. su aldea, sabiendo que solo así se pueden vivir en una mejor sociedad.

Additional Information

About Asociación ASDIR

ASDIR (Asociación de Desarrollo Integral Rural - Association for the Development of Rural Communities) is a community-based organization that works to promote development in the villages and communities where it serves. It was founded in 1999 in the village of Nimasac, Totonicapán Department, by a handful of local men and women to support community projects and group loans. Today ASDIR has 5 offices across 3 departments (Totonicapán, Sololá and Suchitepéquez) serving more than 6,000 clients, most of them in rural communities.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Guatemala

  • $5,300
    Average annual income
  • 128
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    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $10,287,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 8.0
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Mujeres De Chinimabe Group's $1,900 loan helped a member to buy stock items.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 14, 2010
Jul 20, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 26, 2011