A loan of $2,675 helped a member to buy merchandize such as: disks for empanadas, meats, condiments, baked goods, vegetables, napkins, cloth and thread, sodas, beers, charcoal, rice, sugar, flour, herbal medicines, milk, chemicals to make cleaning product, ice-cream among other items.


Divino Niño Jesus Group's story

The committee, Women Divine Baby Jesus of the neighborhood San Juan of the city of Luque was formed thanks to one of the members who found out about the committee program by a friend of hers who went to the foundation (Kiva’s field partner) to be better informed and to form a new committee in her neighborhood. At present, the committee is in its sixth loan, the Committee of Enterprising Women of the Foundation of Paraguay is comprised of 16 members that invest in different activities.

The activities that they do are detailed in the below.

Mrs. Deborath A. sells haberdashery and invested the money to buy various merchandize to increase her sales.

Mrs. Noelia G. sells foodstuffs and invested the money to buy the raw materials to prepare and sell food.

Mrs. Myrian R. is a dressmaker and invested the money to buy products such as fabric and thread to make and sell her clothing.

María Elena V. sells foodstuff and invested the money to buy the raw materials to prepare and sell food.

Mrs. Julia R. J. has a kiosk in her home and invested the money to buy raw materials to prepare food and to buy candy and various drinks.

María Juana F. invested the money to buy the raw materials to prepare and sell food.

Mrs. Limpia G. has a kiosk in her home and invested the money to buy raw materials to prepare food and to buy candy and various drinks.

Mrs. Carmen M. has a small store and invested the money to buy merchandize wholesale to increase her business.

Mrs. Gloria P. sells cleaning products and invested the money to buy chemicals to make and sell her products.

Mrs. Ildefonsa Díaz is a dressmaker and invested the money to buy products such as fabric and thread to make and sell her clothing.

Mrs. Tania A. sells ice-cream and invested the money to buy ice-cream in various flavors to increase her business.

Mrs. Ross Mary O. sells foodstuffs and invested the money to buy the raw materials to prepare and sell food.

Mrs. María Rocio Díaz N. sells foodstuffs and invested the money to buy the raw materials to prepare and sell food.

Mrs. Margarita G. has a small store and invested the money to buy the merchandize wholesale to increase her business earnings.

Mrs. Lorena S. sells foodstuffs and invested the money to buy the raw materials to prepare and sell food.

Mrs. Salvadora S. Díaz sells foodstuffs and beverages and invested the money to buy raw materials to make and sell the food.

In this group: Deborath , Noelia , Myrian , María Elena , Julia Ramona , Juana , Limpia , Carmen , Gloria , Ildefonsa , Tania , Ross Mary , Rocio , Margarita , Lorena , Salvadora *
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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