Lideres De Villa Rica Group
Update on Lideres De Villa Rica GroupMaría is a member of the group “Líderes de Villa Rica” (Leaders of Villa Rica), which consists of 12 responsible members who have been working together for more than a year. They desire to have their own businesses so that they can cover their household expenses.
María decided to open a snack business in which she sells chicken wings, “salchipapas” (sausages and potatoes), and hamburgers. She operates her business every afternoon outside of her home. María is requesting a loan in order to buy supplies such as oil, chicken, bread, potatoes, and cutlery. Her greatest wish is to continue working in a positive manner. María is 46 years old, separated from her spouse, and has five independent children.
The group “Líderes de Villa Rica” appreciates everyone who made this loan possible. In the photo, María is standing on the back row, second from the right wearing an orange turtleneck and a brown jacket.
Previous Loan DetailsRosa lives with a partner, is 36 years old, and has three children. She is a member of the community bank "Lideres de Villa Rica" [Leaders of Villa Rica]. This group has 14 members who work in different business activities. Rosa works cleaning houses from Monday to Saturday and also sells lingeri... More from Lideres De Villa Rica Group's previous loan »
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Concurrent and Successive Loans
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