A loan helped a member to refinance debt and invest in the purchase of hair dyes, creams, shampoo, conditioners, and other products.


Mujeres Guerreras Group's story

The group, called Mujeres Guerreras, is made up of 20 women. They are in the second cycle of the women's committee program.

She says that they all search for ways to be able to improve, and fight for a better quality of life.

One of the members is Ramona, who makes a living as a hairdresser. She says that she started her business with a lot of effort and sacrifice, and that today she has an established customer base due to the good work she always does.

She says that her work and her income have been affected due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and she wasn't able to fulfill her obligations completely.

She is seeking this loan to be able to refinance her debt and invest more capital in her work. She wants to buy dyes, creams, shampoo, conditioners, and other products.

Note: Only one person appears in the photo, but this is a group loan. In order to avoid a gathering of people during the COVID-19 pandemic, the group photo wasn't possible.

In this group: Evelin, Maria, Alejandra, Margarita, Miryan, Jessica, Alicia, Sonia, Milan, Aracelli, Sandra, Nancy, Luz, Clara, Maura, Ranulfa, Lilia, Lourdes, Janet, Ramona

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Chris Brown.


This loan is special because:

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



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