A loan of $2,800 helped a member operating capital for their respective businesses.


Zafiro Group's story

The “Zafiro” (Sapphire) Group is led by Sra. Florinda and consists of eleven members who are all cheerful and full of enthusiasm. Since they all live in the same neighborhood, they are well-organized and get along well with each other. All of the members are hardworking people who have demonstrated this quality through their businesses selling food, clothing, cosmetics, bread, groceries, hamburgers, books, and school supplies. Regarding the competitive environment, the members say they know how to manage the competition because of their experience and desire to succeed.

This loan will be used to expand, renovate, and improve their businesses through the acquisition of merchandise, supplies, and materials that will help improve their incomes and quality of life for their families. Regarding their previous credit experience, the members have worked with both individual and solidarity group loans and have extensive knowledge of how to manage their funds, invest in the businesses, and meet their obligations on time.

In this group: Florinda, Ana Cecilia, Denise, Ross Mery, Marcia Hortencia, Mariela, Katherine, Roxana, Melfi, Deisy, Maryory Fabiola
*not pictured

Translator profile picture

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica


Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details