Total loan: $6,225

Las Estrellitas Iii Group

Flag of Bolivia
El Alto, La Paz Department, Bolivia / Food

Las Estrellitas Iii Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy rice, pasta, and oil in bulk.

Las Estrellitas Iii Group's story

The communal bank “Las Estrellitas III” is part of the German Busch agency. It includes eight members who are friends and neighbors in the area. It is run by a board of directors, of which Herminia is the secretary.

Herminia, age 32, is single and independent. She has a business selling food, which which learned to do several years ago.

The loan will be used to increase capital to buy rice, pasta, and oil in bulk, which she will acquire from the wholesale vendors in the city of La Paz. Later, she will make and sell [food] in her sales space. This form of working permits her to generate income to support her family financially. She aspires to make her business larger. Herminia asks that you continue trusting in her communal bank.

Note: in the photo, Nancy is holding her 8 month old baby.