Total loan: $1,600

La Colonia Group

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La Libertad, La Libertad, El Salvador / Housing

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

A loan helped to buy a solar panel and a filter.

La Colonia Group's story

Jose Maria is 56 years old, lives with his partner and has no children who depend financially from him. For 11 years Jose has had a small store, also, with the help of his wife they make tortillas to sell. He undertook the business with the purpose to generate income to cover his household expenses.

Jose wants to improve his home, so he asked for a loan to buy a solar panel and a filter. With this investment he hopes to upgrade his quality of life and improve his home which lacks basic services. He dreams of having a safe home, help to protect the environment and provide a better future to his family.

Jose together with Ricardo and Marta are members of the solidarity group "LA COLONIA" They are responsible and enterprising people, who seek the same purpose of helping their families.