A loan helped a member to buy products like corn, passion fruit, and others to have inventory for her beverages to sell to her customers.

Las Hormiguitas Group's story

Guillerma is 48 years old. She is a very cheerful, responsible woman who is a fighter. She has 4 children and she is separated. She belongs to the "Las Hormiguitas" group, made up of 9 members and led by her. As can be seen in the photo, only Juan, Flora, Daniel, Miguel, Yesica, Maykyn, Sonia and Guillerma are present. Emerson isn't in the photo sue to work reasons. He had to leave before the photo was taken.

She is punctual and responsible. She gets up early every day to make chicha de jora, and raspberry, passion fruit, and seven seeds chicha. She sells every afternoon in the Kimbiri market. She is asking for her loan through Kiva to buy ingredients like corn, passion fruit, and other fruit to help prepare her beverages.

Her dream is to have her own business in the market to generate more profit and continue growing in her business, to become well known.

In this group: Juan Amiel, Flora, Daniel Samuel, Emerson, Miguel Angel, Yesica, Guillerma, Maykyn Alexis, Sonia

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue.

This loan is special because:

It empowers women through community support and financial training.

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