Total loan: $575

Las Fundadoras El Corozal Group

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Wiwili, Nueva Segovia Department, Nicaragua / Food

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A loan helped to buy flour, corn, meat, lard, sugar, milk, eggs, etc.

Las Fundadoras El Corozal Group's story

Clemencia, age 51, is single and the mother of six children. A business person, 35 years ago she began to work in baking and making tamales . She began with the sale of two pigs; using the proceeds, she decided to begin baking and making tamales. She bought the ingredients to begin, and she went door-to-door to sell her products.

She requests a loan from Fundenuse with Kiva funds to buy the ingredients to make her products, and thus to increase he production. Her goal is to improve her house and the quality of life of her family, and to firmly establish her bakery in her community.

She belongs to the communal bank “Las Fundadoras el Corozal” with Ofelia, who sells coffee and baked goods, and María, who sells ground coffee and tortillas.