A loan of $3,775 helped a member operating capital.


Las Pioneras Group's story

The group “Las Pioneras” (the Pioneers) is led by Sra. Sandra Iris and is comprised of 12 members. The majority of the group is involved in retail businesses that sell groceries, food, videos, cleaning supplies, and milkshakes. Other members are engaged in house painting and tailoring. They are not worried about the competition and each member maintains a vending location. They know how to get ahead because of their experience and dedication to their businesses.

This group loan will be used acquire merchandise, materials, and supplies that will help the members increase their earnings so that they can improve the quality of life for their families. Many of the members have previous experience working in solidarity groups and with other financial institutions, so they are aware that responsibility and cooperation is required in order to gain the confidence and support of Fundación Agrocapital.

In this group: Sandra Iris, Aleida Victoria, Florentina, Olmar, Rosario, Claudia Erica*, Rosario Del Carmen, Ninoska Diana*, Brindicia, Wilder Alvaro, Rossemary, Isabel Maria
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


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