A loan helped a member to buy material for her hardware store.


06 Las Amigas Bermejeñas Group's story

Alicia is 64 years old. She sells hardware materials curbside by the central market. Previously she was a street vendor selling food from her small car to be able to feed her seven children.

She gets up very early and works until 8pm along with her husband. She will use this loan to buy hardware supplies. Her goal is to grow her business and build her home.

In this group: Elizabeth, Alicia, Miguel, Maria Reina, Irma Estela, Gabriela Giovanna , Lia Iveth, Mayerin

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Najoo Annette Wadia.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women through group lending.



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