A loan of $7,075 helps a member to buy inventory and supplies for her food business.


05 Las Amapolas Group's story

Sra. Paola Cecilia sells food. She has a stand on the sidewalk of a traditional street. At the moment, she conducts her sales Monday through Friday from 6:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. In order to run her business, she wakes up at 3:00 A.M. so that she can begin cooking and preparing plates of food for her customers.

Paola Cecilia wants to have a better quality of life, so she has to work hard and strive day after day to reach her goal.

In this group: Angela Patricia, Claudia Maite, Pamela, Diego, Mariela, Nelly, Claudia Karimet, Paola Cecilia

Translated from Spanish.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women through group lending.

Patrick Flynn, Kiva staff

Patrick Flynn
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.