A loan helped a member to purchase various clothes to sell.


Santa Librada Group's story

There are 18 women who joined this group with the goal of helping one another and moving forward. This committee is named “Santa Librada” and all of the members are looking for ways to grow and help their families get ahead so that they can avoid experiencing any hardships.

One of the members is Sra. Graciela, who sells clothes for a living. She says that she works hard and sacrificed to start her business. Graciela was doing well until the COVID-19 situation started. Her business was affected and she was not able to work normally. Graciela is a selfless person who looks for ways to excel and move forward with her loved ones.

She is requesting a loan to inject more capital into her business. Graciela will use the funds to restart her business by purchasing various clothes to sell.

Note: The photo shows only one person, even though this is a group loan. It was not possible to take a group photo in order to avoid congregating during the COVID-19 pandemic.19.

In this group: Nilda, Silvina, Maria, Paola, Wilma, Ramona, Graciela, Maria, Virgilia, Lidia, Rossana, Gessica, Maria, Mirtha, Palmira, Celva, Telida, Lida

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica.


This loan is special because:

It helps borrowers withstand negative economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.



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