A loan helped a member to buy supplies to prepare food, a variety of drinks and other items.


Kuña Aty Group's story

This communal bank is called "Kuña Aty", it is a group of women full of expectation to improve their lives and to be able to provide for their families. Laura is one of the members, she makes a living from sales. She has a small restaurant where she sells food, dairy products and drinks. She remarks that sales are good because the students at the school always buy from her. She is an enterprising woman seeking ways to improve herself and do the best for her family. She is applying for this loan to buy ingredients to make food, drinks and a variety of other items in order to continue selling. She appreciates the opportunity that joining the group has provided, it will be of great help to her.
Observation: Only one person appears in the photo, although this is a group loan. It was not possible to take a group photo due to the social distancing rules caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

In this group: María, Matilde, Mirna, María, Clara, Susana, Marta, Marta, Luisa, Ruth, Sicilia, Victoria, María, Viviana, Ramona, Mirtha, Nilda, Fátima, Olga, Laura

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Nic Couldrey.


This loan is special because:

It helps reach the underserved



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