A loan helped a member to buy supplies so she can make and sell food, such as vegetables, meat, condiments, and bread, among other items.


Mujeres Activas Group's story

This group is named Mujeres Activas, and it is based out of the city of Itá. The women are putting in their best effort so that they can provide their families with a better quality of life.

One of the members is Lilian, who gets up each day in the early morning to prepare the food she sells. She says that through her work she has the resources to help her family and they don't have to go without as she has had to do.

She is requesting this loan in order to buy supplies so she can make and sell her food, such as vegetables, meat, condiments, and bread, so that she can continue with her sales as she has been doing.

In this group: María, Graciela, Lilian, Nilsa, Leticia, Lilian, Patricia, Wenceslaa, Isaubra, Alejandra, Vilma, Isabel, Estela, Fidelina, Floriana, Sara, Nelida, Alicia

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Andrea Shah.


This loan is special because:

It is accompanied by an industry-leading, poverty-elimination program.



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