Espuma Del Tunal Group
Mrs. Isabel Hernández Sánchez, 58, never went to school. She’s a widow and has four children (2 girls and 2 boys). She’s done embroidery for 40 years and is asking for a loan to buy supplies for her embroidery work like: thread, fabric, needles, etc. She comments that her customers have been very satisfied with the service she provides because she delivers items on time; besides, they are very pretty and well maD..
She’s happy about the loan because she sees it as a necessary help so that she can have more sales and income to support household expenses and continue to proviD. her children with the opportunity to go to school, get ahead and have a better future.
About CrediComunThis loan is administered by CrediComun, a Kiva Field Partner since February 2010. CrediComun is dedicated to providing loans to groups of women in rural areas in Mexico, and is beginning to lend to individuals as well. One of its newest branch offices is in Ciudad Neza, a poor suburb on the outskirts of Mexico City. CrediComun has grown rapidly since its inception in 2005, with 37 branch offices and over 350 employees, and was ranked the 12th best microfinance institution in Latin America in 2010 according to the Microfinance Information Exchange (MIX).
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This is a Group Loan
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