A loan helped a member to buy a variety of clothing items and shoes, and ingredients to make desserts.


San Miguel Group's story

The group San Miguel, which consists of 30 women, is on the fifth cycle of the women's program.

Each of them work to support their families to give them a better life so they do not suffer any hardships.

One of the members is Yanina who makes a living selling clothing and shoes, and in addition sell desserts. She tells is going well and she has many customers who like very much her products.

She goes out during the weekends to deliver the desserts and collect the money. She has been working on this business for 5 years, while continuing to improve and grow.

She requests the loan to buy a variety of clothing items and shoes, and ingredients to make desserts. She is grateful for this opportunity to continue selling as she has been doing.

Note: The children in the photo are the daughters of the members who request the loan.

In this group: Margareth, Rosalina, Vivien, Delia, Jhoana, Francisca, Yanina, Elisa, María, Lucía, Jessica, Noemi, Eunice, María, Digna, Teodora, Mabel, Sady, María, Beatriz, Ruth, Anselma, Ana, Nancy, Nancy, Sandra, Emilce, Cynthia, Kendy, Julia

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Liliana S.


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