A loan helped a member to buy merchandise.


Irma Agustina's Group's story

Elvira is 50 years old. For 7 years she sold as a traveling salesperson at schools. For 2 years she has had her own neighborhood store at her home.

She gets up every day at 6 AM. in the morning she begins to clean, attend to her business, and take care of her grandchildren. She is again requesting for a loan from Pro Mujer to expand her business.

She invested a previous loan in her business. She is part of the communal banking since she was invited by one of her colleagues from the bank. She is a single mother and has 2 children.

Elvira's goals and aspirations are to be able to continue growing economically and to be able to buy her own house and get her children to be professionals.

In this group: Irma Agustina, Elvira, Isaac Edwin, Meregilda, Hector, Rosana Edalvina, Jhenny Rosa, Carolyn Andrea, Victor Hugo

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Saranya Chunduri.


This loan is special because:

It empowers women through group lending.



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