A loan helped a member to buy a flattop griddle for her food business.


06. Alfa Group's story

Sra. Jenny Esther began selling fast food and sandwiches when her five children were small. She has been operating a food cart at her home for the past five years. Jenny Esther wakes up early to begin her activities and get organized so that she can attend to her children. Around noon, she begins cooking and selling fast food.

Jenny Esther started her business with a small stove and a frying pan. She later expanded her business by purchasing tables, chairs, and a food cart. Her dream is to continue expanding her business so that her children can get ahead. The friends she has made through her Communal Bank have helped in her development as a member.

In this group: Valeria Janeth, Alberto Serapio, Soledad Jimena, Manuelita Rosalva, Ivan Rosman, Jenny Esther, Shirley Grecia , Celia , Jose Luis, Jose Carlos

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women through group lending.



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