A loan of $3,175 helped a member purchase of products for a bakery, dairy, meats, canned goods.


San Roque Group's story

In the city of Paraguari, a group of women met with the aim of forming a committee and thereby accessing a loan that will help improve their business activities. Their committee, San Roque is named after the neighborhood they belong to. Currently they are in the sixth cycle of excellent ratings, the group is composed of 19 women who have sacrificed a lot and put most of their effort into improving the quality of life for themselves and their families. All of the women members are fighters, who have invested their loans in their respective business activities. Mrs. Dionisia F. is one of the members, her business sells domestic household products. She is a hard worker, she tends to her business and also takes care of all the household duties, he husband is a mason and works in construction and also helps their family a lot.

In this group: Dionisia , Gladys, Paulina , Vilma, Mirna, Cirila, Ramona, Hermelinda, Mirian , Sandra, Zulma, Magdalena, Cipriana, Cristina, Carmen, Yudith, Erenia*, Luciana*, Maria Graciela *
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Erin Hopkins



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details