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Total loan: $3,975

Las Triunfadoras De Villa Virgen Group

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San Francisco, Municipalidad Metropolitana de Lima, Peru / Food

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A loan helped to buy merchandise and to stock her little grocery store, and her customers can choose according to their needs.


Las Triunfadoras De Villa Virgen Group's story

Las Triunfadoras de Villa Virgen is the communal bank made up of eight members and led by Salomi, who's the president and representative of the bank. They're very committed to continuing to get ahead.

The board of directors appears in the photograph.  Only these three--the president, the secretary, and the treasurer--are in the photo because of the pandemic.  They're the representatives of the group and they're very happy to stay together and keep on supporting each other despite the current circumstances.

Salomi, 59, has five children for whom she gets ahead. She has worked as a shopkeeper for more than five years. She has her little grocery store. She sells rice, sugar, pasta, and other necessities.

She's requesting her loan through Kiva so she can buy merchandise and stock her little grocery store, and her customers can choose according to their needs.

Her goal is to be able to build her second floor of quality materials. This is why she also works in agriculture. She grows cacao to improve her income. She's known as a hardworking and early-rising woman with a desire to get ahead.