A loan of $5,125 helped a member to buy vegetables, meats, condiments, and other ingredients for the food she sells.

Mujeres Valientes Group's story

The communal bank "Mujeres Valientes" (Valiant Women) has more than 2 years of experience and working with the foundation. They are working with great enthusiasm and as much will as on their first day.

Señora Crescencia is a member of this group. She joined the group out of the need to have a means of generating more income to pay the various household expenses and also for the education of her children. She sells food as a street vendor. She aspires to a better future for her children, and this is why she strives every day to give them the opportunity to study and achieve a better future.

She is applying for this loan to be able to invest in the purchase of vegetables, meats, condiments, and other ingredients to be able to continue making the food that she sells.

In this group: Nilda, Gladys, Mirian, Claudia, Fidencia, Monica, Maria, Perla, Julia, Claudia, Amalia, Crescencia, Veronica, Mariana, Avelina, Barcilisa*, Leonora*, Herminia*
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry

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