A loan of $4,450 helped a member buying merchandise.


Caminantes Group's story

Maria Luisa D. is part of the community group Caminantes, which is part of the Juan Pablo Focal Center. Maria is 48 years old. Six months ago she moved to Villa Esther, near the city of El Alto. For about 12 years, she has been selling dry goods including rice, noodles, wheat, flour, sugar, etc. The other members of this group make and sell clothing, food, api (a rice drink), cosmetics, spices, fruits and crafts. They will all use their loan to invest in their businesses.

In this group: Maria Luisa, Rosa Yola, Irma, Francisca, Justina, Filomena, Tania De Jesús, Omar Raul, Sonia Dionicia, Carolina Ruth, Ruth Abigail, Claudia Paola

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer


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