A loan helped a member to buy construction material to renovate her house.


Grupo La Gran Familia Group's story

Olga is a very friendly, responsible person. She is 30 years old, married and has a five year old child. They live in the community of San Antonio Suchitepéquez. In order to generate her own income she earns her living selling snow cones and soft drinks which she sells in her community's municipal market. She has operated her business for nine years.

With the goal of providing her family with better living conditions Olga sees the need to make improvements to her house. So she is requesting a loan which will be used to invest in the purchase of construction material to undertake the renovations her house needs.

In this group: Olga Patricia, Aquilina, Debora Elizabeth, Angela Gladis

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo.


This loan is special because:

It targets low-income borrowers who can't access typical microfinance loans.



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