A loan helped a member to buy women’s, children’s and men’s shoes of different styles and colors.


La Concepción Group's story

The Concepción is a solidarity group lead by 53 year old Alma. She is an entrepreneurial woman who struggles everyday to get her business ahead. She has worked selling shoes for 26 years. Two paid adolescents help her with her business.

She will invest the loan in the purchase of women’s, children's and men’s shoes of different styles and colors. With the previous loan she was able to buy a refrigerator and products for her business.

She is requesting a loan from Kiva for the first time to grow her business. Her goal is to continue progressing and advancing her business. Her partner Gladis is 31 years old. She works selling soda, cakes, enchiladas and more. Darío is 59 years old and works selling shoes.

In this group: Alma Nubia, Gladis Valle, Darío

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hasmin Sherwin.


This loan is special because:

It includes access to emergency credit, should the borrower need it.



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