A loan of $7,975 helps a member to buy tires.


Arca De Noe Group's story

The communal bank “Arca de Noe” meets in the Villa Adela central office. This group has 9 members and is led by a board of directors. Luz is the president of the board.

Luz is single and has 5 children. She has a taxi business. With this loan, she will buy tires from the wholesale sellers in the city of La Paz. Later, these will serve her in her business selling taxi services. With this business, she generates income to support her family financially. Luz aspires to grow her business. She asks that you continue to have confidence in her communal bank.

Note: in the photo you see only the board of directors of this group, due to Covid-19.

In this group: Lucia, Luz Maria, Sandra, Maribel, Felipa, Elvira, Jenny Susy, Gladys, Alexander

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar.


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.