A loan helped a member to build an office for the rural bank.

Caja Rural De Puerto Lara Group's story

The Rural Bank of Puerto Lara is located in the province of Darien. It already has four and a half years of created time, during which they have managed to provide their members with the opportunity for savings and applying for loans. Currently they have 40 members; all are indigenous women.

The rural bank meets every week, on Fridays. They are requesting a loan from Kiva to build an office for the rural bank, and thus be able to have a place in better condition for meetings.

The members are very committed to the growth of the rural bank, since it has given them the opportunity to improve their quality of life.

Mrs. Milka has been the president of the rural bank for a year and a half, during which time she has directed the success of the group with the help of the treasurer, Heydi, and the secretary, Dalila,

In this group: Milka , Dalila , Heydi

This loan is special because:

It helps the people of a historically disadvantaged community access financial services.

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