A loan of $3,725 helped a member materials for making handicrafts.

Grupo Unido Group's story

Judith Marisol is 34 years old and has two small children. She heads up the “Grupo Unido” [United Group] communal bank. Grupo Unido has ten hardworking members from the Carabayllo district, who have elected Judith as their secretary of the board of directors.

Judith has two businesses to generate income for her family, where she fills the roles of both father and mother. For the last four years, she has worked for a company making handicrafts. With these earnings, she has, little by little, acquired the machines for making clothing, a traD. she has practiced for ten years.

With her earnings, Judith has achieved economic stability. In the future, she plans to open a tailor workshop with complete and modern equipment. This loan will be used to buy materials for making handicrafts.

In this group: Judith Marisol, Neridad Esperanza, Maria Teonila, Maria Jesus, Leila Betsabeth, Eulogia, Genoveva*, Ana Maria, Emperatriz, Nalda Maribel
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer jeff hersk

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