A loan of $1,625 helped a member purchase of Raw Materials and Merchandise.


Nuevo Encuentro Group's story

Frida C. sells cosmetics at the 16 de Julio market and has had her own booth for ten years. She needs the loan to buy merchandise. Frida is a member of the Nuevo Encuentro Communal Association which is a part of the Alto Lima Focal Center. The other members also have their own businesses such as sewing jackets and skirts, knitting sweaters, and selling vegetables and automotive spare parts. They need the loan to buy raw materials (cloth, thread) and merchandise (vegetables and spare parts). This group is notable for being close and happy. Also, they like to learn and to take their kids to work with them.

In this group: Francisca, Ramona, Maxima, Gladys, Eugenia, Ancelmo, Blanca Maria, Carmen Rosa, Milenka, Frida Veronica, Emeteria, Cynthia Shirley*
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer


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