Madres Laboriosas Group
Update on Madres Laboriosas GroupThis is the “Madres Laboriosas” group, made up of 10 responsible members who have not had any problems making their payments.
Mirtha is 58 years old, separated, and has 3 children, two of whom she is currently supporting. Mirtha sells beauty products, and as a secondary occupation, she provides kitchen services, earning extra income for her home. She feels happy, because thanks to her efforts, she continues improving every day.
The loan she requested is earmarked for the purchase of creams, perfumes, powders and such that she must offer to her customers. Mirtha´s desire is to see her children become fulfilled professionally.
The communal bank, “Madres Laboriosas” is grateful for the support they have been given. Mirtha is seen seated first from the right, wearing a white blouse.
Previous Loan DetailsThe “Madres Laboriosas” communal bank is made up of 12 active and responsible members who have been improving over time. Gilseia, one of the members, is 48, separated, and has 3 dependent children. Upon seeing that her income wasn't enough to cover the household expenses, Gilseia decided to start... More from Madres Laboriosas Group's previous loan »
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