A loan helped a member to buy a variety of footwear to sell.

Mujeres Activas Group's story

The group called "Mujeres Activas" [Active Women] is in its 5th cycle in the women's committee program. They are also in the elimination of poverty program. They are focused on their goal to be able to grow, not only economically but also as people.

Among them it is worth mentioning Cinthia, who works as a private employee at a company. She also sells shoes to be able to generate extra income to be able to help her family. She says that life today is very difficult, and it is because of this that she has an extra job to be able to generate more income to be able to help her family.

She is requesting this loan in order to be able to buy a variety of footwear to sell, and with this be able to continue with her work and help sustain the household.

Note: the children in the photo are the daughters of the members of the committee who are signing this loan.

In this group: Cynthia, Leoncia, Kathia, Blasida, Francisca, Catalina, Gumercinda, Susana, Maria, Blanca, Cinthia, Elena, Cinthia, Margarita, Dayana, Liz, Wenceslaa, Lilian, Yris, Mirian, Maria, Alba, Mirna

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Alix F.

This loan is special because:

It is accompanied by an industry-leading, poverty-elimination program.

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