A loan of $3,500 helps a member to buy seasonal clothing.


Los Cambitas Group's story

Jessica Liliana is a 38-year-old woman who sells clothes in order to support her 3-year-old baby. She appears in the photograph in the first row, first one on the right.

For two years she has been selling clothes in the Mutualista market, a commercial area in Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz is the hottest city in Bolivia, it is currently spring. Jessica applied for a loan from Sembrar Sartawi IFD to buy clothes that are adaptable to the new climate.

Jessica works from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm from Monday to Monday in order to generate income and thus provide a good living for her little baby.

In this group: David , Jhordy , Adela , Diego , Maria Elvira , Jessica Liliana , Juana , Rosali

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Maria Martinez-Piszko.


This loan is special because:

It allows financially marginalized people to access loans and training through communal banks.

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.