A loan of $3,675 helped a member increase capital.


Villa Paraiso Group's story

This is a very old group, which was formed by women who live in the same neighborhood, La Chimba. They know each other very well. This enterprising bank is in its eighth loan cyle. The group is called Villa Paraiso. It is organized in the following manner.

Celia M. A. is the president. She directs the group. She has two children, and she works together with her husband. They have a bus, which makes interdepartmental trips. She sells the tickets and administers the business.

Deiby A. A. is also an old member. He manages cash very well. He is the treasurer of the group. He drives a taxi, has one child, and works with his mother in whatever he can.

Scarley A. is the secretary of the group. She is not a very old member. She sells Yanbal and Essika cosmetics. She is an accomplished member.

In this group: Deiby, Celia, Malena Ruth, Miriam, Aracely Elizabeth, Lourdes Dayssi, Eulogia, Scarley, Jannette Rosalia, Raul Emigdio, Marisol Ximena

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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