A loan of $3,375 helped a member capital for their businesses.

Tika Llajta Group's story

The members of the group “Tika Llajta” are represented by Mrs. Margot, and the group is maD. up of 12 members, who pursue different activities like selling drinks in liquor stores, taking care of Internet cafés, selling glassware, producing handicrafts, selling cosmetics, running grocery stores in the neighborhood, making cakes, and providing cleaning and decorative painting services. Because of the competition in their work setting, the members of the group fight every day to be able to meet the needs of their families. This loan will be used to buy merchandise to increase their sales of cosmetics, glassware, and groceries, to buy supplies to make higher-quality products, and for tools to help them work more efficiently, since these sources of income contribute to their households’ income. They want to offer their families a better quality of life. Most of the members of the group are familiar with solidary groups and know that they must have unity, honesty and responsibility, not only with the institution, but also with the other group members.

In this group: Margot, Graciela, Melvy Carmen, Alejandra*, Adela, Maria Lucett, Fernando Santos, Vilma, Isabel Nelly, Jesus, Angelica*, Silvia Janeth

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Avni Shah

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