A loan of $2,175 helped a member purchase of wool thread, other threads, and family expenses.

Cañaberal Group's story

The Cañaveral committee was created about six months ago due to the efforts of another committee that works in the area. Several women met and decided to form a new committee in their neighborhood and are have had success since starting.

As well as working independently, they have a common fund which they have funded through working together. One of them is Maria who works selling crochet products like bedspreads and tablecloths which she hand stitches.

They are applying for the loan to cover family expenses and the purchase of work materials, namely various kinds of thread.

In this group: Maria, Simona, Silvia, Arsenia, Francisca, Valentina, Nilda, Graciela , Maria, Mirna, Carmen, Margarita, Romina, Reinalda, Gricelda*

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Patrick King

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details