A loan of $3,100 helped a member purchase of merchandise.


Cristal Group's story

“Cristal” (Crystal) is the name of the association formed by 12 members, who belong to the Centro Focal Exaltación in the city of El Alto. They have already been working together in the organization for five years, with a lot of dedication. Currently, the group has different businesses, from the sale of groceries, selling clothes, and also the sale of lubricants and spare tires for cars.

The entire association needs to increase its capital in order to buy more merchandise. Only in this way can they earn the profitibility of their businesses and improve the quality of life for their families.

In this group: Martha, Sabina, Francisca, Luisa, Rossemary , Ysabel, Rosmery, Juan Carlos, Ines*, Ayda, Jimena, Emiliana
*not pictured

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Amy McGinty


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