A loan helped a member to purchase varied clothing to sell.


Kuña Katupyry Group's story

The communal bank is named Kuña Katupyry; this group is on its third lending cycle with 23 members, all women entrepreneurs with set goals. They are characterized by their union and cooperative spirit.

Among them there is Leticia, who is a hard-working person who makes a living selling clothing. Through her business, she generates income to be able to help her family and give them everything she could not have.

Leticia is requesting this loan to be able to refinance her debt and also to inject capital into her business and, in this way, continue with her work and cover her debts. She mentions that because of the Covid-19 pandemic, her sales have lowered but she is seeking a way to better herself and grow to get ahead and improve.

Note: in the photo there is only one person but this is a group loan. It was not possible to take a group photo to avoid gathering of people because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

In this group: Lucila, Antonia, Liza, Diomeda, Claudia, Librada, Luz, Fidelina, Angela, Luisa, Maria, Margarita, Zulma, Sandra, Guillermina, Librada, Alicia, Victoria, Lisbeth, Perla, Liz, Ninfa, Leticia

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Soledad Merlo.


This loan is special because:

It helps borrowers withstand negative economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.



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