Mujeres Triunfadoras Group
Update on Mujeres Triunfadoras GroupJosefina is part of the group "Mujeres Triunfadoras" which consists of eight responsible and enterprising members. Josefina is 48 years old, separated and living with two dependent children. It has been two years since Josefina began selling potatoes at a market stall. In this way, she has b given her children a better education. Also, as a secondary activity, she rents rooms.
With the goal of continuing to improve her business, she is requesting this loan to buy yungai potatoes, both white and brown. The group "Mujeres Triunfadoras" is grateful toward the people who have made this loan possible since is allow them to progress. Josefina is the second on the left side and is wearing a pink shirt.
Previous Loan DetailsDora is a member of the "Mujeres Triunfadores" ("Triumphant Women") group, which is made up of 8 active and responsible people, who are on their seventh loan. Dora is 48 years old and married. Ten years ago, Dora began working by recycling wood. This business has allowed Dora to support her… More from Mujeres Triunfadoras Group's previous loan »
About EDAPROSPOEDAPROSPO seeks to use micro-credit to foster productive commercial activity for the sake of economic and social development within vulnerable urban and rural sectors traditionally neglected by commercial banks. By offering innovative products such as technical education loans and microfinance groups for young people, EDAPROSPO helps disadvantaged Peruvians lift themselves out of poverty.
Concurrent and Successive Loans
Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.
This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.
This is a Group Loan
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