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Total loan: $5,225

Mujeres De La Natividad Group

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Huehuetenango, Huehuetenango Department, Guatemala / Retail

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A loan helped To increase her inventory of vegetables and keep up with demand.

Mujeres De La Natividad Group's story

Near the beautiful Sacapulas, situated in the western region of Guatemala there is a trust bank called “Mujeres de la Natividad” or “Women of the Nativity”. This bank is comprised of ten enterprising female business owners.

Paulina is 37 years old, married, and has four children. She is very proud to offer the opportunity of a formal education for her children and hopes that they well able to reach a higher education level than herself as she only completed up to the first grade.

Paulina’s business is the buying and selling of a variety of vegetables. The business has been very successful which is why she is requesting a loan so that she can increase her inventory of vegetables and keep up with demand. Additionally, for extra money Paulina also makes huipiles, which she sells in town.

Pauline and the nine women in the trust bank group want to thank Kiva investors for giving them access to these loans. For these women, it is the only way they can work towards a better future, not only for themselves but more importantly for their children.