A loan helped a member to buy various articles of clothing and variety items to sell.


Mujeres Luchadoras Group's story

This group is made up of 17 women who seek to be able to give a better future to their loved ones. They are in the program for the elimination of poverty, where each one strives to be able to give her family everything that she was not able to have.

One of them is Norma, who sells clothing and variety items. She mentions that her work has allowed her to cover the needs of her household and of her family. In spite of the difficulties, Norma seeks a way to be able to better herself and, with this, be able to continue helping her family. She is grateful for the opportunity to be able to join the group, which will be a great help for her.

She is requesting this loan to be able to buy various articles of clothing and variety items to sell and in this way have more to offer her customers.

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

In this group: Patricia, Yesica, Balbina, Norma, Wilma, Rosalina, Pelagia, Ramona, María, Natividad, Julia, Aida, Gladys, Alicia, Alba, Viviana, Bibiana

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry.


This loan is special because:

It is accompanied by an industry leading poverty-elimination program.



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