A loan of $2,275 helped a member to buy ceramics, paint, clay, etc.

Las Mercedes Group's story

This committee was formed by one of the members and now they are in their fourth cycle, thanks to all of their hard work.

Aida is 37 years old. She is married to Calixto and they have 3 children together. Aida is a street vendor in Planteras, and she says that all of her sacrifices are to be able to give her family what she can and also to help her husband.

She is asking for the loan to invest it in buying ceramics, paint, clay etc. to keep selling her planters.

In this group: Aida, Ramona, Belen, Barsilicia, Maria, Dominga, Fatima, Gabriela, Sonia, Blanca, Maria, Reina*
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue

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