A loan helped a member to buy new products to use in her hair salon.


Stela Maris Group's story

The group called Stela Maris is in its second cycle of the program for entrepreneurial women in the city of San Pedro. These women are very enterprising and hardworking. They are all looking to improve themselves and provide their families with everything they were not able to have.

Mirian is one of the group members who owns her own hair salon. She has help from her daughter, who is always serving customers with her. Mirian is a persevering woman who sacrifices in order to help her family get ahead. She provides for her family.

Mirian is requesting this loan in order to buy new products for her hair salon and improve the quality of her work. In this way, she will be able to meet the demand from her customers.

In this group: Andrea, Roquelina, Mirian, Hermenegilda, Rosa, Graciela, Aida, Aparicia, Marina, Cristina, Liz, Ninfa, Diana, Francisca, Brunilda

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Levy.


This loan is special because:

It helps reach the underserved



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